Saving Lives with AI
Date & Time
Tuesday, March 23, 2021, 2:45 PM - 3:05 PM
Madeleine Elish

Sepsis is a clinical condition that is common, dangerous, and expensive. Patients diagnosed with sepsis have a 28% mortality rate, and sepsis constitutes the single greatest cost to Medicare for inpatient hospitalizations. This is the story of how Duke University used deep learning to detect at risk patients, saving money and lives.