Artificial Intelligence

MedCity Pivot: A conversation with the chief medical officer of AWS

A conversation with Taha Kass-Hout reveals how machine learning can be leveraged to really harness data to improve outcomes and ultimately put people on a path to precision health.

As the year comes to a close, it’s important to recognize how the pandemic —and the developments thereafter — has made cloud infrastructure as necessary air itself in the life of the healthcare industry.

What is the ability of machine learning and artificial intelligence in this new cloud-infrastructure-driven healthcare world? What magic can be weaved if data can be leveraged effectively using machine learning algorithms? To answer that question, we turned to Taha Kass-Hout, the chief medical officer and director of machine learning at AWS, the most successful cloud cloud infrastructure and services business built by Amazon. Listen below.