• 30-OCT-2012

  • SOURCE: IBM

Cleveland Clinic and IBM Work to Advance Watson's Use in the Medical Training Field

Cleveland Clinic and IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today the formation of a collaboration to advance Watson's use in the medical training field. The IBM team of researchers that created Watson will work with Cleveland Clinic clinicians, faculty and medical students to enhance the capabilities of Watson's Deep Question Answering technology for the area of medicine.

Watson's ability to analyze the meaning and context of human language and quickly process information to piece together evidence for answers can help healthcare decision makers, such as clinicians, nurses and medical students, unlock important knowledge and facts buried within huge volumes of information.