Promotional adverts about technology in agriculture depict AI as sci-fi made real – Drones target diseased crops for pesticide spraying – high-definition cameras enable Combine harvesters to maximize the grain chopped from each stalk. In reality, as we know through
In December of last year, we reached Bharuch in Gujarat. A five-hour journey from Mumbai to Vadodara via a flight and then a drive. Masked and socially distant. This was our third visit to access how healthcare workers weigh babies.
Numbers in medicine hold great importance. Especially when it comes to TB. India carries the world’s largest burden of drug-resistant TB. Global TB reports suggest that there are 124,000 MDR-TB cases annually. Before you move forward, it is important
At Wadhwani Institute for Artificial Intelligence, we work on finding elegant solutions to difficult problems. One such problem is the identification of low birth weight babies. We detailed the role health workers play in a post last year. And in
This month we welcome nine Google Fellows into the Wadhwani Institute for Artificial Intelligence (Wadhwani AI) family, albeit temporarily. The Google.org Fellowship program is a pro-bono program that matches Google employees with Google.org (Google’s philanthropic arm) grantees for up to