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Artificial Intelligence and Health Seminar Series

This seminar series will bring faculty, staff and students together from across campus to focus on the issues and developments related to artificial intelligence (AI) and health. Seminars will be presented throughout the 2019-2020 academic year. The second event will be held in UNCW’s Lumina Theater on Monday, Nov. 4, 2019 at 10 a.m. and will feature two speakers: Dr. Mohd Anwar from North Carolina A&T State University and Dr. Karl Ricanek from UNCW.  The talk will be followed by an opportunity to socialize and discuss topics and research collaborations in an Innovation Café.

The public is invited to this free presentation and should park in the visitor lot.

Please register to join us, and check back for details on upcoming events!

Upcoming Seminar:

Main Talk: "Applying AI to Healthcare: From Patient-level Care to Population Health”

  • Speaker: Dr. Mohd Anwar, Associate Professor, Computer Science Dept, North Carolina A&T State Univ. (bio)
  • Lumina Theater, Fisher Student Center 
  • 10-10:50 a.m.

Ignite Talk: "Applying AI to Health: Examples of Health & Wellness from the Face”

  • Speaker: Dr. Karl Ricanek, Professor, I3S Institute & Computer Science Dept, UNCW (bio)
  • Lumina Theater, Fisher Student Center 
  • 10:50-11:15 a.m.

Innovation Café: 

  • Azalea Coast Room
  • 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  

Past Seminars:

September 2019: "Medicine in 2020: What are the implications of artificial intelligence for healthcare as we know it?”

  • Talk: "Medicine in 2020: What are the implications of artificial intelligence for healthcare as we know it?”
  • Speaker: Mr. Chris Hillier, Executive Director of Innovation, NHRMC (bio)
  • Video: video link