ODSC East 2020

Spark NLP for Healthcare: Lessons Learned Building Real-World Healthcare AI Systems



Veysel reviews case studies from real-world projects that built AI systems using Natural Language Processing (NLP) in healthcare.

These case studies cover projects that deployed automated patient risk prediction, automated diagnosis, clinical guidelines, and revenue cycle optimization.

He also covers why and how NLP was used, what deep learning models and libraries were used, and what was achieved. 

About the speaker


Veysel Kocaman is a Senior Data Scientist and ML Engineer at John Snow Labs and has a decade long industry experience. He is also pursuing his PhD in CS as well as giving lectures at Leiden University (NL) and holds an MS degree in Operations Research from Penn State University. He is affiliated with Google as a Developer Expert in Machine Learning.