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HKBU and Hospital Authority co-organised an AI in Healthcare Webinar on Bioinformatics and Multiomics Sequencing

2021.7.28

In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Faculty of Science, the Department of Computer Science has collaborated with the Institute of Health IT (IHIT), Hospital Authority, to launch the IHIT x HKBU AI in Healthcare Webinar series to explore how AI can be incorporated to revolutionise a wide range of healthcare services.

 

In the fourth Webinar “Application of Bioinformatics and Multiomics Sequencing on Disease Diagnosis and Treatment” held on 13 July 2021, Dr. Eric Zhang Lu, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, presented how human multiomics data can be explored with the help of bioinformatics and machine learning algorithms. The webinar attracted over 250 audiences and was full of constructive interaction.