Do med schools reject great doctors?

You may have seen Hisashi T Fujinaka’s list of rejections and read his pessimistic conclusion:

“Just because they’ve always told you that hard work will get you your heart’s desires doesn’t mean it’s true. There’s a lot of luck involved in life and I’m kind of tapped out right now.” Continue reading “Do med schools reject great doctors?”

Human doctors will always be needed, Kai-Fu Lee predicts

While computers might help with diagnosis, and technology is making diagnosis more accurate, human doctors will always be with us.

Kai-Fu Lee, a popular blogger on Chinese social media, runs Sinovation Ventures, which invests heavily in artificial intelligence.  He sees this as the wave of the future, changing the way we earn and learn, as well as how we are treated for disease.  Tech crunch reports Lee as saying:

“AI is really changing every profession and every industry. There’s almost nothing that won’t be touched by AI.  You could easily imagine education applications for instance — AI could replace a lot of the basic teaching functions. Medicine and health are also key areas.”

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