Department of Medicine Grand Rounds- Dr. Ziad Obermeyer

Using Machine Learning to Understand and Improve Our Decisions

This week’s speaker at Medical Grand Rounds is Ziad Obermeyer, Acting Associate Professor in the School of Public Health at UC Berkeley and an expert on machine learning and AI. His lecture, “Using Machine Learning to Understand and Improve Our Decisions,” will explain how to to spot the kinds of problems machine learning can solve in medicine and discuss the pitfalls of these exercises.

He does research at the intersection of machine learning, medicine, and health policy. He previously was an Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School, where he received the Early Independence Award, the National Institutes of Health’s most prestigious award for exceptional junior scientists. He continues to practice emergency medicine in underserved parts of the US.

PLEASE NOTE MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS ARE HELD IN HSW-301

To access MGR live streams and current semester recordings, please visit ETS here: DOM Medical Grand Rounds.

Thursday, September 19 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Parnassus Campus, HSW-301 513 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94143

Event Type

Grand Rounds

Affiliation

School of Medicine

Audience

Students, Faculty, Local Community, Alumni

Campus

Parnassus

Department/Group
Department of Medicine
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