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New York, NY

Using Artificial Intelligence in the field of Diagnostics

Neeyanth Kopparapu (Girls Computing League)
4:50pm–5:30pm Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Impact of AI on Business and Society
Location: Beekman Parlor

Who is this presentation for?

  • Neuroscientists, computer scientists, and healthcare professionals

Prerequisite knowledge

  • A basic understanding of computer science and AI concepts

What you'll learn

  • Explore the TweePression tool, which diagnosis major depressive disorder using a user's Twitter feed


With the improvement of medical devices in the technological era, doctors have access to an enormous amount of unharnessed medical data. Artificial Intelligence is a tool that can be used to process this data to solve problems that are considered hard or impossible as a doctor. These AI tools is what Neeyanth used to help the field of diagnostics enter the digital age.

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Neeyanth Kopparapu

Girls Computing League

Neeyanth Kopparapu is a Sophomore at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology. First introduced to computer science in seventh grade, Neeyanth has been unable to stop coding, whether it be for his artificial intelligence class at school or for his numerous AI interfaces. Neeyanth is also a co-founder of GirlsComputingLeague, a nonprofit dedicated to sharing his passion of computer science to underprivileged students through the use of lectures, workshops, and free classes.