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Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Clinical Practice

May 12, 2018
Waltham Woods Conference Center
Massachusetts Medical Society, 860 Winter Street
Waltham, MA 02451-1411 
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Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Clinical Practice: Does Machine Learning Empower or Challenge Physicians?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a fast-emerging area of IT in Healthcare.  Increasingly massive data collections are being used for both clinical improvement and population health advances.  The majority of clinicians have only a passing knowledge of the implications of this group of technologies beyond the buzz words.  This program will provide a primer on AI and provide detailed examples of current uses as well as a projection for implications 5 years out.

Learning Objectives: 
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants shall be able to: 
  • Describe in some detail the variety of technologies that currently make up AI.
  • Identify examples of clinical implementations of AI to improve patient care.
  • Relate why IBM/Watson did not achieve the desired results in its MD Anderson implementation.
  • Name the major strategic recommendations set forth in the JASON AI Report.
Accreditation Statement:
The Massachusetts Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Massachusetts Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.00 AMA PRACategory 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Registration Fees:
MMS Member Physicians: $50.00
Non MMS Member Physicians: $75.00
MMS Member Residents and Students: FREE
Other: $75.00

Space is limited. To register, click the "Individual Registration" button above, or call 800-843-6356.

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