Author: Nicole Gray

Doctor and patient discussing informed consent

Conflict in the code: An introduction to ethical machine learning for healthcare

In the first of our three-part series on ethical machine learning in healthcare, we explore some basic concepts. What is ethics? In its simplest form, ethics is a system of moral principles that affect how people lead their lives. Sometimes used interchangeably with the term ‘moral philosophy’, ethics covers concepts such as the criteria for …

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 …

PDH announces sponsorship of Hack Aotearoa 2020

Precision Driven Health (PDH) is excited to return in 2020 as a major partner for Hack Aotearoa.  Building on the success of the 2019 conference – the first of its kind in New Zealand – Hack Aotearoa 2020 continues to innovate and will include a health datathon in addition to the main Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare conference.  …

Late adopters of EHRs should move now

Those who ‘under use’ electronic health record (EHR) technology – such as countries, hospitals or individual clinicians – should embrace it, and will reap the benefits.

Post-HiNZ glow for PDH

The Precision Driven Health (PDH) team went to Hamilton for HiNZ Digital Health Week 2019.

Precision Driven Health partners with MoleMap in AI project to improve skin cancer detection

Precision Driven Health (PDH), New Zealand’s leading health data research initiative, has today announced it is working with MoleMap on its use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to improve the early detection of skin cancer. PDH Chief Executive Dr Kevin Ross says the $2 million research project will enhance the AI algorithm that MoleMap has developed …