Augmented Intelligence in Medicine

The AMA is committed to helping physicians harness AI in ways that safely and effectively improve patient care.

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Why augmented intelligence?

The AMA’s House of Delegates uses the term augmented intelligence (AI) as a conceptualization of artificial intelligence that focuses on AI’s assistive role, emphasizing that its design enhances human intelligence rather than replaces it.

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Amplifying the voice of physicians

The AMA partners with tech and health care leaders to bring physicians critical insights on AI's potential applications and ensure that physicians have a voice in shaping AI's role in medicine.

Augmented intelligence resources, insights and education

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AMA policy on augmented intelligence

In 2018, the AMA passed policy recommendations for health and technology stakeholders on AI.

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