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Humanising Healthcare podcast - "AI Bias and Women"

This is the Humanising Healthcare podcast - "AI Bias and Women" edition


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Humanising Healthcare - AI, Bias, and Women

In this edition:

Manasi is joined by PhD candidates Mackenzie Jorgensen and Tiarna Lee to discuss Artificial Intelligence (AI), algorithmic fairness and the need for bias mitigation methods in datasets used for AI.

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Tiarna Lee is a PhD candidate at the School of Biomedical Engineering & Imaging Sciences in the Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine, King's College London. Tiarna’s research focuses on investigating disparities in datasets used to train AI and evaluating fairness and biases in AI used for cardiac imaging.


Mackenzie Jorgensen is a final year PhD candidate in Computer Science at the Informatics Department in the Faculty of Natural Mathematical & Engineering Sciences. Mackenzie’s research focuses on mitigating harm (e.g., discrimination) from automated decision-making systems and taking into consideration the legal implications of those mitigation methods.

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Manasi Nandi

Reader in Integrative Pharmacology

Manasi is a scientist and educator based within the Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine. Her interdisciplinary research focuses on the extraction of new information from vital signs data, aiding research and clinical decision making, and identifying earlier alerts of disease. She has expertise in medicine discovery and development and the translation of laboratory findings into clinical practice. She is a fellow of the British Pharmacological Society, most recently supporting efforts to embed inclusive principles into the national curriculum. Inclusivity and accessibility are at the core of her teaching and research practice. She is the Development, Diversity and Inclusion lead for the School and Cancer and Pharmaceutical Science, supporting EDI activities at Faculty and College level. She launched the Humanising Healthcare seminar series in 2023.

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