An viewpoint article in the Journal of the American Medical Association cites Ellie, the clinical interviewer in ICT’s SimSensei project as an example of a machine learning technology. The article states that the profession of medicine has a tremendous opportunity and an obligation to oversee the application of machine learning technology to patient care, noting that the world has entered a period of unprecedented innovation, bringing a wealth of possibilities to clinical medicine. With this extraordinary opportunity, however, comes the obligation of the medical profession to serve the human good, states the writers.
Machine Learning and the Profession of Medicine – SimSensei in JAMA Viewpoint
Published: February 9, 2016