24 June 2020

New publication on European artificial intelligence strategy: implications and challenges for digital health

The article on "European artificial intelligence strategy: implications and challenges for digital health" has been recently published in ”The Lancet Digital Health”. CeBIL director Timo Minssen has co-authored the article with I. Glenn Cohen, Sara Gerke and Theodoros Evgeniou. The European Commission‘s approach in the seminal 2020 White Paper on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the healthcare context is discussed. The authors acknowledge some valuable insights and laudable initiatives, but also point towards major challenges in the medical AI area that can be detrimental if not carefully considered and addressed.

The paper is available at: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2589750020301126

Podcast with Timo Minssen and Sara Gerke

Together with Sara Gerke, Timo Minssen joins Diana Samuel in a Lancet Digital Health podcast to discuss the article and the challenges of implementing the outlined approach in healthcare. Listen to the podcast.