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Program

The program for SAIL 2024 is near completion. Stay tuned for updates!

Day 1 — Tuesday, May 7

2:00–2:30 PM

REGISTRATION & BADGE PICKUP

3:00–4:00 PM

DEEP DIVE — Red Teaming to test limitations of LLMs

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Principal Researcher, Real World Evidence (RWE) group, Health Futures, Microsoft Research

Description to come. Tentative additional speaker:

  • OpenAI
4:00–4:45 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT — What will it take to scale for healthcare systems?

Description and speakers to come, including:

  • Mass General Brigham (Moderator, tentative)
  • Scan Plan Health (tentative)
4:45–6:00 PM

WELCOME HAPPY HOUR & REGISTRATION

Dinner on your own

Day 2 — Wednesday, May 8

8:00–9:00 AM

BREAKFAST & LATE REGISTRATION

9:00–9:10 AM

OPENING REMARKS

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Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School;
Editor-in-Chief, NEJM AI

9:10–10:25 AM

PANEL 1 — The Last Mile: Working with AI in the Surgical Environment

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Gabriel Brat Moderator
Trauma Surgeon, Beth Israel Deaconness Medical Center; Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
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Professor of Surgery and Data Science, University of Edinburgh
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Professor of Surgery, Chief of Foregut and Advanced Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Division, University of Strasbourg, France

Description to come. Additional speaker TBD.

10:25–10:55 AM

BREAK

10:55–11:35 AM

INVITED TALK 1 — Title to Come

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Regional Medical Director, Augmented Clinical Intelligence program, The Permanente Medical Group

Description to come.

11:35–11:55 AM

SPOTLIGHT TALK 1 — Title to Come

11:55–12:15 AM

SPOTLIGHT TALK 2 — Title to Come

12:15–1:30 PM

LUNCH

1:30–2:15 PM

OPENING KEYNOTE — Title to Come

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Thuan and Nicole Pham Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT

Description to come.

2:15–3:30 PM

PANEL 2 — Large Language Models

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Isaac Kohane Moderator
Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School;
Editor-in-Chief, NEJM AI
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Machine Learning Engineer, Hugging Face
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Chief Medical Information Officer, Professor of Medicine, UC San Diego Health
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Chief AI scientist, University Health Network; Inaugural Temerty Professor in AI Research and Education in Medicine, University of Toronto

Description to come. Additional speaker:

  • Alan Karthikesalingam, Google
3:30–5:30 PM

POSTER SESSION

  • 3:30–4:30 pm Odd numbered posters
  • 4:30–5:30 pm Even numbered posters
5:30–6:00 PM

BREAK

6:00–8:00 PM

DINNER BANQUET

Day 3 — Thursday, May 9

8:00–9:00 AM

BREAKFAST

9:00–10:15 AM

PANEL 3 — Health AI Policy and Regulation

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Senior Advisor, National Academy of Medicine (NAM)
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Alastair Denniston Moderator
NIHR Senior Investigator, Consultant Ophthalmologist and Hon Professor, University of Birmingham and NHS, UK
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Global Head of Digital Health and Innovation Policy, Roche
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Associate Director for Strategic Initiatives, Digital Health Center of Excellence (DHCoE), Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Description to come.

10:15–10:45 AM

BREAK

10:45 AM –12:00 PM

PANEL 4 — AI Governance in High- and Low-Resource Areas

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Director, Center for Population Health Informatics; Professor of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis
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Executive Director, Digital Square
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Marylyn Ritchie Moderator
Professor of Genetics, Director of the Institute for Biomedical Informatics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
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Chief Health AI Officer, UC San Diego Health; Incoming Joan and Irwin Jacobs Chancellor’s Endowed Chair in Digital Health Innovation, UC San Diego
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VP of Artificial Intelligence (AI), GSK

Description to come.

12:00–1:30 PM

LUNCH

1:30–1:50 PM

SPOTLIGHT TALK 3 — Title to come

1:50–2:10 PM

SPOTLIGHT TALK 4 — Title to come

2:10–2:30 PM

SPOTLIGHT TALK 5 — Title to come

2:30–3:15 PM

INVITED TALK 2 — Case Study: Superpowers for Patients and Parents

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Mother, rare disease patient

Description to come. Additional speakers:

  • Holly Gilmer, Michigan Head and Spine Institute
  • Alex Morales Hofmann, patient
3:15–4:15 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT 1 — Community Advocates and the Patient Voice

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Co-founder and Board President, The Light Collective
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Associate Dean of Research and Professor, Stanford University
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Maia Hightower Moderator
CEO and Co-Founder, Equality AI 
4:15–6:00 PM

NETWORKING/ACTIVITIES BREAK

6:00–8:00 PM

DINNER BANQUET

Day 4 — Friday, May 10

8:00–9:00 AM

BREAKFAST

9:00–10:15 AM

PANEL 5 — The Science Behind Monitoring and Updating AI Models

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Research Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
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Jean Feng Moderator
Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF; Principal Investigator, UCSF-Stanford Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI)
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Professor in the departments of Computer Science and Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology, University of Toronto
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Attending Research Methodologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Description to come.

10:15–11:15 AM

FIRESIDE CHAT 2 — Business Investment in Healthcare Systems

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Vice President, Bessemer Venture Partners

Description to come. Additional speakers include Christina Farr, OMERS Ventures (Moderator).

11:15 AM –12:00 PM

CLOSING KEYNOTE — Title to come

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CEO and CTO, Diagnostic Robotics

Description to come.

12:00–1:00 PM

CLOSING REMARKS & LUNCH

END OF PROGRAM

OPTIONAL HISTORIC WALKING TOUR OF OLD SAN JUAN

7:30 PM

OPTIONAL: SOCIAL MEET-UP IN SAN JUAN

“DESPACITO” BAR

La Factoria, 148 Calle de San Sebastian, San Juan