MACHINE LEARNING & AI FOR HEALTHCARE: A HIMSS EVENT
Boston, MA, June 13-14, 2019
Varun Gupta is a technology executive with extensive IT design, strategy and leadership experience in delivering business solutions to improve performance, reduce operational expenses and promote organizations growth.
His focus areas include Information / data architecture and strategy, machine learning, business intelligence, digital solutions, cloud frameworks, database development and implementation.
He is highly experienced in helping organizations through analytics and digital transformations and setting up big data ecosystems and advanced analytics platforms for desired outcomes. He has worked with Fortune 500 companies and has experience in leading and mentoring teams of designers and architects throughout the complete software development life cycle. He is an expert in diverse healthcare IT solution working for both provider and payer organizations.
In this session, attendees will learn how Mt. Sinai Health System uses machine learning and a natural language processing (NLP) algorithm to uncover social determinants of health in unstructured data contained in EMRs.
The discussion will address key factors for success in creating NLP ontologies, illustrate lessons learned, and outline effective approaches to deploying NLP-based solutions for mining social determinants and other key data captured in progress, admission, procedure and consultation notes and discharge summaries.