Digital Health and Discovery Platform

Présenté par

The Terry Fox Research Institute

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Colloques et conférences

We invite you to join the first network meeting for the Digital Health and Discovery Platform, a new pan-Canadian research and innovation network focused on accelerating precision medicine through Big Data and Artificial Intelligence.
This free livestream event will be held on February 24 and 25 in two half-day sessions.

This event will appeal to health researchers, data scientists, privacy and policy professionals, as well as innovators in industry, genomics, computer science and precision medicine. Come be a part of this novel network and help us create a 21st-century innovation digital ecosystem to transform healthcare in Canada by linking data with innovation. Talks and sessions will address:
• The Promise Of Healthcare And AI
• The Promise Of Pharma And AI
• Data Sharing And Governance
• Privacy Protection
• Collaborative Initiatives In Big Data Sharing
• Use Cases For AI


Featured project

Radiotherapy treatments currently used in the clinical field are rarely modified. They generally consist of a global therapy of 50 grays, fractionated in five treatments of two grays every week for five weeks.
Thus, it could be worthwhile to develop a numeric tool, based on mathematical models found in the literature, in order to compare different types of treatment without having to test them on real tissues. Several parameters are known to alter the tissue response after irradiation including oxygen

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