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The AI-Flipped Clinic with Zak Kohane

Episode Summary

Isaac (Zak) Kohane, MD, PhD, the Chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School, joins Vijay Pande, founding partner of a16z Bio + Health.

Episode Notes

Together, Vijay and Zak talked about having been through AI winters and hype cycles before, and why they think this time could be different. They also talked about how AI could revolutionize the healthcare model — what Zak calls the “flipped clinic.”

Join Zak and Vijay as they talk about how AI could flip the clinic, how foundation models could quickly transform the discovery and development of drugs, and how Zak thinks about the future.