Launch new podcast: Valuable AI for Health

On 15th January 2021 the Ducth Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport launched the podcast: "Valuable AI for Health" under an initiative of the same name.

The Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport is supporting the health care sector to start up AI and implement it in a good and effective manner. AI can have a tremendous amount of impact on the quality of healthcare and the podcast Valuable AI for Health has been launched to assist on this. 

Every episode will be presented by specialists in the field from different disciplines. The podcast is hosted in Dutch and can be listened to on Spotify, Apple and Google. All podcasts will be published on the webpage: “uit de praktijk”.

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