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Data is growing so fast (OMIC’s* / Sensors** etc.) that analysis is already beyond human capability.
Add the job of monitoring outcomes and adjusting to optimize and it’s easy to see a role for computers. But Learning Algorithms (AI) go much further, not just cross-referencing data tables, but actively looking for patterns and insights that elude humans. In this way, learning algorithms have the potential to deliver remarkable improvements to both efficacy and ROI, one health job at a time.
In this episode, Dr. Byrne unpacks some of our thinking related to learning algorithms in H.W.B.***, and shares his perception of why it’s critical for all H.W.B. innovators to regularly stress-test their core assumptions and foundational thinking around this critical force.
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*See Insight 12 for background on OMIC’s
**See Insight 8 for background on the many sources of data coming to H.W.B.
***See Insight 1 for background on Health, Wellness & Betterment
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