22 Mar 2019

Why Hawai’i Is An Important Spot For Cancer Research

Dr. Shepherd and his team fight cancer using machine and deep learning models.
Photo: Forbes.com

A collaboration with Hawai’i Data Science Institute and Dr. John Shepherd, Founder and Director at AI Precision Health Institute, and medical centers throughout Hawai’i have created the first Hawaii and Pacific Islands Mammography Registry (HPIMR).

HPIMRʻs mission is to provide women in Hawai‘i accurate assessments of their risk for breast cancer by using all available breast health information such as clinical risk factors, omic markers, and radio mic biomarkers.

Read the full article on Forbes.