DIKU Bits: AI in Healthcare: Should we be worried?



Boris DüdderAssociate Professor in the Software, Data, People & Society (SDPS) section


AI in Healthcare: Should we be worried?


AI has made significant progress in revolutionizing the healthcare industry. From diagnosing diseases to predicting patient outcomes or ChatBots replacing psychiatrists, AI can transform how healthcare is delivered. However, with this transformative power comes questions and concerns. Should we be worried about the integration of AI in healthcare? Join us in this talk as we delve into the world of AI in healthcare. We will explore the promises and challenges of AI in healthcare in concrete examples of our research, its ethical implications, and the potential impact on healthcare.

Which courses do you teach?

I am teaching Software Udvikling (BSc), Blockchain Business Development (MSc), and Topics in Programming Languages (MSc).

Which technology/research/projects/startup are you excited to see the evolution of?

I am thrilled about automating software engineering through AI to deliver more reliable and safe software products.

What is your favorite sketch from the DIKUrevy?

I very much enjoyed the sketch “Politisk permutation” (2014) for its foresight of actual events.