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We are looking to create a platform for healthcare professionals, machine learning experts and anyone else interested in this space to connect.

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Piyush Mathur MD,FCCM

Founder,BrainX Community

Piyush Mathur MD,FCCM is the  founder and team lead of BrainX.He is an Anesthesiologist, Intensivist and the quality improvement officer for Anesthesiology Institute,Cleveland Clinic.He is a leader in quality and patient safety who has innovated and successfully implemented many algorithms and tools in electronic health records such as difficult airway identification(EPIC),anesthesia awareness alert (DSS, Talis),antibiotic alert (ACG, Talis). Recipient of 3 innovation awards at Cleveland Clinic,he is leading innovation efforts integrating machine learning and artificial intelligence in healthcare.Current,projects include AIDE(Artificial Intelligence Diagnosis Engine), SALUS (robotic artificial intelligence patient safety system),BRAINS(Biologically Relational Artificial Intelligence Networking System).




Co-founder,BrainX Community

Francis A. Papay, M.S.(BME) M.D., F.A.C.S., FAAP is professor of surgery at the Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University and Chairman of the Dermatology and Plastic Surgery Institute at the Cleveland Clinic.  Dr. Papay is a biomedical engineer and surgeon, double boarded in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery in addition to Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with subspecialty fellowship training in skull base and craniofacial surgery.  He has made important contributions to invention and innovation in surgery and medicine such as lead craniofacial surgeon for Cleveland Clinic’s three face allograft transplantations, designer of instrumentation for neuromodulation of skull base nerve bundles for migraine headaches and obstructive sleep apnea in addition to drug delivery systems for chronic wound treatment. He is the recipient of the Medal of Merit from Ohio University, the WebMD Health Hero Award in Science, the George and Grace Crile Surgical Award, and 56 other awards and lectureships. He holds several dozen U.S. patents that have been licensed to biotech companies. He is co-founder of several Cleveland Clinic biotech startup companies such as IonVac, X.D.I., Advanced Patient Systems and Enhale Medical. He has published over 215 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters, and serves on the editorial review boards of several medical journals.  Dr. Papay has been recently inducted as a fellow in the National Academy of Inventors in addition to serving in several executive positions in the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Association of Plastic Surgeons, American Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Society, Fellow American College of Surgeons and Fellow American Academy of Pediatrics.

We started with building a team BRAINX ,which is in the second round of IBM WATSON AI XPRIZE.

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