T-CAIREM 2024 Symposium

Symposium 2024 - Agenda

Multi-Modal Data and the Future of Health AI

Monday, June 17

T-CAIREM in-person and virtual AI in Medicine Symposium
Location: Hart House at the University of Toronto (Map)
Hours: The conference takes place in-person between 8am to 6pm ET and streamed online from 9am to 5pm ET.

Time  •   Agenda Item

8:00am – 9:00am    Registration & Breakfast (Not livestreamed)

9:00am – 9:15am    Chair’s Opening Address: Muhammad Mamdani (Executive Director, T-CAIREM)

9:15am – 10:00am    Keynote: Donny Cheung (Google Health, Machine Learning Engineering Lead )

10:00am – 11:00am   Panel: A Clinical Perspective on the Value of Multimodal Data in Health AI

Note: Each speaker will briefly review their current work in AI and convey how adding data from other sources could radically improve their AI solutions and clinical practice
• Moderator: Mamatha Bhat (Scientist, Toronto General Hospital Research Institute)
• Speaker 1: Noah Crampton  (Family Physician, Toronto Western Family Health Team)
• Speaker 2: Anna Goldenberg (Senior Scientist, Hospital for Sick Children) 
• Speaker 3: Amin Madani   (Surgeon, University Health Network)

11:00am – 11:30am   Coffee and Networking

11:30am - 12:30pm  Panel: Technical & Ethical Considerations for Multimodal Data in Health AI

• Moderator: Anna Goldenberg (Senior Scientist, Hospital for Sick Children)
• Infrastructure: Robert Greer (Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Lead, Hospital for Sick Children)
• Analytical Approaches and Considerations: Mike Brudno (Chief Data Scientist, University Health Network)
• Operational considerations: Shalu Bains (Chief Information and Analytics Officer, Trillium Health Partners)
• Legal: Melanie de Wit (Chief Legal Officer, Unity Health Toronto)
• Informatics: William Feaster (Consultant)

12:30pm – 1:30pm    Lunch

1:30pm – 2:30pm    Debate: The Next Revolution in Health AI is Multimodal Data

• Moderator: Devin Singh (Staff Physician & Lead Clinical AI & Machine Learning, Hospital for Sick Children)

The YES side: 
• Amol Verma (Clinician-Scientist at St. Michael's Hospital, Temerty Professor in AI Research and Education in Medicine)
• Azadeh Kushki (Senior Scientist & Associate Chief of Data Science, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital)

The NO side: 
• Ben Fine (Radiologist & Clinician Scientist, Trillium Health Partners)
• Nawar Shara (Chief, Research Data Science, MedStar Health Research Institute)

2:30pm – 3:30pm    Fishbowl Panel: Key Reflections for Academia, Clinical Practice, and the Healthcare System (rotating audience members)

Moderator: Benjamin Haibe-Kains (Senior Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre)
Starting line-up:
• Rahul Krishnan (Assistant Professor, University of Toronto)
• Jennifer Gibson (Director, University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics)
• Alejandro Berlin (Clinician-Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre)
• Michael Hillmer (Assistant Deputy Minister - Digital and Analytics Strategy, Ontario Ministry of Health)
• Davy Cheng (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)

3:30pm – 4:00pm    Coffee and Networking

4:00pm – 4:45pm   Closing Keynote

Moderator: Muhammad Mamdani (Executive Director, T-CAIREM)
Speaker: Anthony Chang (CHOC)

4:45pm – 5:00pm    Closing Remarks

5:00pm – 6:00pm    Networking Wine & Cheese (Not livestreamed)