Hodges Symposium 2019

The Brian D Hodges Symposium
Human Learning meets Machine Learning

Thursday May 9, 2019
1:00-6:00 pm
BMO Education & Conference Centre at Toronto Western Hospital
60 Leonard Ave

Registration Fee:
$60 Faculty and non-students
$30 for undergraduate, graduate students, and residents.

To register please contact: cheryl.ku@uhn.ca; 416-340-4219

David Jaffray   PhD ABMP

David Jaffray


Introductions & Welcome
Cat (Mark) Criger, Traditional Indigenous Aboriginal Elder
Dr. Mathieu Albert, MC, Chair of Planning Committee

Keynote Address: Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare
Keynote Speaker: David Jaffray PhD ABMP
Executive Vice President, Technology and Innovation, UHN
Fidani Chair and Head, Department of Medical Physics, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Director, Techna Institute, UHN
Professor, Departments of Radiation Oncology, MBP & IBBME, UofT

Question and Answer Period with Dr. Jaffray

Leadership and Building Machine Learning Capabilities
Wanda Peteanu MHSc CHE
Director of Information Management
The Michener Institute

Ethics and the Promise of AI in Healthcare
Jennifer L. Gibson PhD
Director, Joint Centre for Bioethics

The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare
Avi Goldfarb PhD
Ellison Professor of Marketing
Rotman Chair in Artificial Intelligence and Healthcare

Moderator: Mathieu Albert PhD, The Wilson Centre

3:15-3:30 Refreshment Break

Oral Presentations
Welcoming AI to the Team: Redefining Education and Practice in Light of our New 'Colleague'
Caitlin Gillan MEd MRT(T)
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, UofT
Radiation Therapist, PMH/UHN

Putting Learning Back into Learning Analytics
Rodrigo B. Cavalcanti MD MSc FRCPC
Director, HoPingKong Centre for Excellence in Education &Practice (CEEP), UHN
Associate Professor of Medicine, UofT

The Application of AI in Healthcare: Implications for Healthcare Professionals and Administrators
Muhammad Mamdani PharmD MA MPH
Director, Li Ka Shing Centre for Healthcare Analytics Research and Training (LKS-CHART)
Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, SMH
Dorothy M. Pitts Term Chair in Integrated Clinical Research
Professor, UofT

Moderator: Walter Tavares PhD, The Wilson Centre

Closing Remarks

Wine & Cheese