17 - 18 March, 2021 |
International Convention Centre, Sydney
Prof Ian Scott, Director of Internal Medicine at Princess Alexandra Hospital

Prof Ian Scott


Director of Internal Medicine
Princess Alexandra Hospital

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Ian.

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Digital Healthcare Day One: Wednesday, 17 March 2021

Tuesday, January 1st, 2019


10:10 AM Great Debate: Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare: Does it Facilitate or Dehumanise the Patient Experience?

Artificial intelligence (AI) has huge potential to transform healthcare as we know it. But despite the potentially significant efficiency savings it promises, is it the right way to go? What’s more, how do we ensure the human touch currently given isn’t lost in AI’s advancement?

Watch two teams battle it out as they debate the whether AI facilitates or endangers the relationship between the clinician and patient.

Digital Healthcare Day Two: Thursday, 18 March 2021

Thursday, March 26th, 2020


3:00 PM Promises and Perils of Machine Learning in Clinical Practice

Learn how Metro South Hospital and Health Service is using machine learning applications to improve patient flow and health outcomes, with insight into:

  • Emerging machine learning applications currently, including risk prediction tools for patient deterioration, predictive analytics for patient flow and imaging data
  • Limitations and challenges around data quality, insensitivity to context and how poorly constructed algorithms can hinder decision-making
  • The future and prospects of machine learning over the next decade