Session 1D: Advancements in Healthcare: Harnessing AI and Fifth Industrial Revolution Innovations for the Management of Non-Communicable Diseases [3 – Good Health and Well-Being]

July 9, 2024

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

This scholarly panel aims to critically examine the integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Fifth Industrial Revolution (5IR) innovations in addressing the complex challenges posed by non- communicable diseases (NCDs). The session will explore the potential of these technological advancements in transforming healthcare practices, particularly in the diagnosis, prevention, and management of NCDs. The panelists, comprising experts in AI, healthcare technology, and clinical medicine, will delve into the implications of these technologies for enhancing patient outcomes, optimizing treatment protocols, and improving overall health systems. Discussions will also consider the ethical, logistical, and policy-related aspects of implementing AI and 5IR technologies in healthcare settings. The session is designed to provide an academic and practical perspective on the role of advanced technologies in mitigating the burden of NCDs, contributing to the broader goals of Sustainable Development Goal 3, which focuses on ensuring good health and well-being.
Dr Cherie Tulloch

Jamaica

Antigua and Barbuda