UEA Inaugural Lecture: Doctors and patients: why big data must leave space for small talk

From Tuesday 3rd December 2019 18:30

Until now, healthcare has revolved around a sick person talking with a doctor. But why would we want to waste time with a human when artificial intelligence is better at reading X-rays and making diagnoses, and social media algorithms can predict pregnancy, divorce and death?

Join Prof Nick Steel (Norwich Medical School) to learn why we need good conversations with health professionals now more than ever, especially if we want to avoid the dangers of overdiagnosis and overtreatment for multiple conditions. FREE

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Lecture theatre, Julian Study Centre, UEA, NR4 7TJ

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