Welcome to episode 227 of the AI in Action podcast, the show where we break down the hype and explore the impact that Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are making on our everyday lives.
Powered by Alldus International, our goal is to share with you the insights of technologists and data science enthusiasts to showcase the excellent work that is being done within AI in the United States and Europe.
Today's guest is Jack Lampka, Head of Data at MSD in Munich. MSD is a research-based pharmaceutical company and is one of the five largest healthcare companies in the world in terms of sales. They research, develop and manufacture prescription drugs, vaccines, biologics and animal health products. In Germany, MSD is one of the three largest and most important pharmaceutical manufacturers.
For more than 125 years, MSD has been researching drugs and vaccines to combat the world's most important diseases with the mission of improving the world and the lives of people and animals. Today, MSD is a leader in research into the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals with the aim of being the world's leading research-based biopharmaceutical company.
In the episode, Jack will tell you about:
Exciting applications of AI in Healthcare
The challenges of working with healthcare data
Understanding the business problems you want to solve
Interesting projects the data science team are working on
What the future holds for AI in Healthcare
To find out more about Jack and the interesting work they do at MSD, check out the website www.msd.de or follow them on Twitter @MSD_Deutschland. You can also connect with Jack on Linkedin or follow him on Twitter @jlampka.
What did you think of Jack's podcast? Where do you see the future of AI and Data Science in the Healthcare heading in the next few years? We would love to hear your thoughts on this episode, so please leave a comment below.
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