On Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning Within Medical Education

Acad Med. 2020 Aug 4. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000003630. Online ahead of print.


The methodology of deep learning, a component of machine learning and artificial intelligence, is introduced. The opportunity for this technology to automate some aspects of medical practice is reviewed. Finally, a discussion is provided on the integration of concepts from deep learning into medical education.