Author: Nicole Gray

Landscape image of Luke Boyle, Kevin Ross and Doug Campbell with the Hi-Tech Award

What’s next for nzRISK?

We catch up with the NZRISK team to find out what’s next for the award winning pre-operative risk calculator.

2020 PDH-HRC Postdoctoral Fellowships announced

We’re excited to announce that along with the Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC), we have awarded two Postdoctoral Fellowships to the value of $452,422, as part of a jointly funded call for research in precision health. The fellowships will focus on improvements to surgical scheduling and reducing emergency department admissions. Meet our new …

Precision Driven Health partners with Manawanui and Nicholson Consulting to better understand users of disability services

Precision Driven Health (PDH) has announced a new research partnership with Manawanui and Nicholson Consulting to learn more about New Zealanders who receive funded disability services in order to inform the development of services that better meet their needs. The interim report of the Health and Disability System Review identifies that disability at a system …

Precision Driven Health wins at New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards 2020

Precision Driven Health (PDH) has won its category at the 2020 New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards 2020, held on Friday night, for the partnership’s freely accessible surgical risk calculator, nzRISK. The Visa Hi-Tech Solution for the Public Good Award recognises innovation focused on improving the lives of the people it serves. The judges commented that PDH …

Orion Health supports COVID-19 decision-making with a national algorithm management solution

Orion Health has today announced it will deliver a free national solution to support scenario modelling, risk prediction, forecasting and planning throughout New Zealand’s COVID-19 response. Accelerated to market through the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s COVID-19 Innovation Acceleration fund, the New Zealand Algorithm Hub will provide the infrastructure, tooling and resources necessary to …

Precision Driven Health selected as a finalist in the Visa Best Hi-Tech Solution for the Public Good Award

Precision Driven Health (PDH) has today announced it has been recognised as a finalist in the New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards 2020, for the partnership’s freely accessible surgical risk calculator, nzRISK. The category, Visa Best Hi-Tech Solution for the Public Good, recognises those whose innovation is firmly focused on improving the lives of the people it …

Precision Driven Health CEO selected to present on ethical machine learning at HIMSS20

Precision Driven Health (PDH) has today announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Dr Kevin Ross, has been selected to deliver a presentation on ethical machine learning at the 2020 HIMSS Global Health Conference and Exhibition. Dr Ross has also been invited to be a panellist in the AsiaPac Summit during the global conference. HIMSS20 brings …

Hack Aotearoa 2020 health datathon: PDH delegates collaborate to solve clinical problems

While the Hack Aotearoa 2020 – Artificial Intelligence for Health conference and datathon may be over for another year, we’re still fizzing with energy and enthusiasm for what we’ve learnt. Adding a health datathon to the event for the first time, Hack Aotearoa 2020 was a great opportunity for inter-disciplinary collaboration between data scientists, academics …

Highlights from Hack Aotearoa 2020

Precision Driven Health (PDH) was proud to sponsor Hack Aotearoa 2020, New Zealand’s Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare conference. The event, which this year included a health datathon for the first time, took place last Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the University of Auckland Business School. Hack Aotearoa 2020 was jointly hosted by the University of …

Delving into the data at Hack Aotearoa 2020

This Friday marks the return of Hack Aotearoa, the globally recognised Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Critical Data event. Building on the success of the 2019 event, Hack Aotearoa 2020 continues to innovate and will include a health datathon in addition to the main Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare conference. During the datathon, local and international data scientists, academics and …