AI transformation toward the future of health
Host: Sarah Thomas, managing director, Deloitte Services LP
Presenters: Russell Jones, Aditya Kudumala, and Kumar Chebrolu
AI is delivering significant business benefits today—and its potential to shape the future of health is even greater. Life sciences and health care leaders have only just begun to realize the benefits AI has to offer. We’ll discuss:
- Current state of AI adoption
- How AI can expedite drug development, make supply chains smarter and more responsive, personalize care and consumer experiences, and achieve overall better health outcomes
- Short and long term opportunities to increase efficiencies using AI while minimizing risks
Meet the speakers
Sarah is the managing director of the Center for Health Solutions, part of Deloitte LLP’s Life Sciences & Health Care practice. As the leader of the Center, she drives the research agenda to inform stakeholders across the health care landscape about key trends and issues facing the industry. Sarah has more than 13 years of government experience and has deep experience in public policy, with a focus on Medicare payment policy.
Russell, a partner at Deloitte & Touche LLP, is the Medical Device Safety and Security (MeDSS) leader for the Cyber Risk Services Infrastructure practice of Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory. He is also the Global Connected Medical Device leader and the Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory Services MedTech leader. Russell brings more than 25 years of experience in helping the life sciences, health care, and consumer products sectors address challenging cybersecurity, security-by-design, privacy-by-design, DevSecOps, product security, OT security, cloud, and IoT security issues.
Aditya Kudumala is a principal in Deloitte’s Life Sciences technology practice with over 15 years of experience in leading and delivering strategy, cognitive solutions, business analytics, technology-enabled transformation initiatives within R&D, safety, medical, commercial, and IT domains to improve patient outcomes. He has expertise in leveraging strategy, cognitive/AI, blockchain, and other exponential technologies combined with sciences to deliver strategic results. He holds a master’s degree in Information Management.
Kumar is a Principal in Deloitte Consulting LLP’s Life Sciences and Health Care practice. He leads Deloitte’s Applied AI and Digital Analytics practice for the health care sector, and his work ranges from identifying growth opportunities, to implementing transformational programs, building innovation capabilities, and creating disruptive products and services by leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning, expert decision support systems, digital analytics, and cloud computing.