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Mayo Clinic launches AI program for health tech start-ups

Healthcare start-ups utilizing artificial intelligence should take note.

Mayo Clinic launched its artificial intelligence (AI) start-up program last week with four early stage health tech companies. The 20-week program, called Mayo Clinic Platform Accelerate, is designed to help AI-based start-ups get market-ready by offering access to Mayo Clinic experts in regulatory, clinical, technology and business domains with a focus on AI model validation and clinical readiness. The program also features additional expert assistance from Google and electronic health records giant Epic.

“Health tech start-ups are critical contributors to the cycle of innovation,” said John Halamka, M.D., President of Mayo Clinic Platform, in a statement. “We are excited to collaborate with these innovators to solve some of the most complex problems in medicine today.”

Learn more in this news release.

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