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IBM’s Watson hits medical school

InformationWeek, November 6, 2012
IBM's famous supercomputer, Watson, will interact with medical students and experienced clinicians at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University to gain an understanding of medical concepts and reasoning. There is also a possibility that Watson will help teach the medical students in the future. Although Watson would not replace the clinician's judgment, it could help him or her evaluate the soundness of medical decisions.