Learn more about the NIH Common Fund’s Bridge to Artificial Intelligence (Bridge2AI) program at https://commonfund.nih.gov/bridge2ai and related announcements here and here.
“NIH to Inject Health Bolus of Data to Sustain the Future for Medical Discoveries,” by Thomas M. Johnson and Grace C.Y. Peng
Excerpt: Computational modeling and artificial intelligence (AI) are integrating into medicine and biomedical research at a dizzying pace. Practitioners are utilizing AI in all aspects of healthcare, from the staging of lung cancer nodules on MRI images to workflow management in hospitals. …
Department of Energy Invests $1million in Artificial Intelligence Research for Privacy-Sensitive Datasets
Excerpt: WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $1 million for a one-year collaborative research project to develop artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) algorithms for biomedical, personal healthcare, or other privacy-sensitive datasets. This funding is in response to congressional direction for DOE to expand its successful collaborative research efforts with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the areas of data and computation. …