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AI Cures • MENASA Conference 2023

December 19, 2023 | Riyadh

Bringing the power of artificial intelligence to healthcare

Climate change, lengthening life expectancies, and sedentary lifestyles are impacting hospitals and public health sectors across the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia (MENASA). The rise of AI in health presents a powerful opportunity to tackle these challenges and enable better patient outcomes. The MIT Jameel Clinic, the Ministry of Health, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology, and King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center are coming together in Riyadh to host AI Cures MENASA, a one-day event which aims to address obstacles and find a way forward for AI in health.

Developing trustworthy and ethical clinical AI

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Learning from large scale deployment

Building a community




Featured Speakers


Dina Katabi

Principal Investigator, MIT Jameel Clinic

Dina Katabi is a Thuan and Nicole Pham Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) and the Director of the MIT Center for Wireless Networks for Mobile Computing. As a Principal Investigator of the Jameel Clinic, Dr. Katabi's research focuses on innovations in mobile computing, wireless sensing, and machine learning with application to digital health.


Marzyeh Ghassemi

Principal Investigator, MIT Jameel Clinic

Dr. Marzyeh Ghassemi is an Assistant Professor at MIT in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) and Institute for Medical Engineering & Science (IMES). She is a Principal Investigator at MIT Jameel Clinic. Prior to her PhD in CS at MIT, Dr. Ghassemi received an MSc. degree in biomedical engineering from Oxford University and B.S. degrees in CS and electrical engineering as a Goldwater Scholar at New Mexico State University.


Shrooq Alsenan

Assistant Professor, Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University

Shrooq Alsenan is an Assistant Professor at Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University and the Director of the Artificial Intelligence Center at CCIS with a PhD in Information Systems Sciences from King Saud University. She was a Postdoc Researcher and a research fellow at the Jameel Clinic and CSAIL.


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AI Cures • MENASA Conference Agenda

The AI Cures • MENASA Conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia happens on December 19, 2023.


Crowne Plaza Riyadh RDC Hotel & Convention

Imam Saud Ibn Abdul Aziz Road, Riyadh, 6391
Saudi Arabia | Google Maps

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