Inside Angle

From 3M Health Information Systems

Topic: Data Science and Analytics

How do you find answers hidden in the numbers? With the right data the big picture suddenly becomes clear. 

AI Talk: Monster models, learning machines, mining EHR data

October 18th, 2019 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week’s AI Talk… Bigger is better? The trend line is clear: First we had a language representation model named after a beloved muppet character, Elmo. This language model had […]

AI Talk: Rebooting AI, fake documentation, predictive text

October 11th, 2019 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week’s AI Talk… Rebooting AI: Building Artificial Intelligence We Can Trust – Gary Marcus & Ernest Davis The emperor has no clothes—at least that is the allegorical message conveyed […]

When de-identification of sensitive health and personal data becomes critical

October 11th, 2019 / By Octavian Weiser, MD

Since the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), handling and exchanging documents with personal and sensitive health data in a responsible way has become even more critical. Due […]

AI Talk: Wearable technology in health care

September 30th, 2019 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week’s AI Talk… Future of wearables A recent paper published in the American Society of Clinical Oncology gave a good summary of the role of wearable technologies in health care. […]

AI Talk: Consumer Protection, middle schoolers, speedy run-away star and tennis

September 20th, 2019 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week’s AI Talk… California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) Last week, Fortune had an in-depth article on a new piece of consumer protection legislation that will become law January 1, […]

AI Talk: App economy, deepfakes and climate change

September 13th, 2019 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week’s AI Talk… App economy and privacy The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is working on legislation which will require health systems to share information with patients […]

AI Talk: Emotional AI, Fake news, stereotypes and vacations

September 6th, 2019 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

Emotional AI Fortune featured an interesting video interview this week with the CEO of Affectiva, Rana el Kaliouby. Affectiva is a spin-off from MIT Media Lab. What does the company […]

What’s for dinner? Creating something meaningful from raw data

September 4th, 2019 / By Precious Porter, RN, BSN

Have you ever come home after a long day’s work and after looking in the refrigerator and pantry wondered, “What should I make for dinner?” I have done that quite […]

Podcast Episode Transcript: Lowering readmission rates by breaking down silos

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Dr. Gordon Moore: Hello, and welcome to 3M Inside Angle Podcast. This is your host, Dr. Gordon Moore, and today I’m talking with Teri Sholder. Hello, Teri. Teri Sholder: Hello. […]

AI Talk: All of Us, Hippocratic Oath, NHS and gray tsunami

August 23rd, 2019 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week’s AI Talk… 230,000 That’s the number of participants the National Institute of Health has managed to recruit for its Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) cohort. The information was published […]

Waterfalls and data…don’t get submerged!

August 21st, 2019 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

I recently had the pleasure of visiting Iceland, the location of my daughter’s destination wedding (at the base of a waterfall!) What a marvelous country. Most surprising were the waterfalls […]

AI Talk: Steps, SmartNews and voice prints

August 16th, 2019 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week’s AI Talk… 10,000 steps per day That’s the mantra preached by the medical establishment as a gateway to good health. Last month, the Journal of the American Medical […]