96902 - Modelling and Analysis of Biomedical and Epidemiological Big Data

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This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Good health and well-being Quality education

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

At the end of the module, the students are able to understand the different models of big data analysis and their role in the analysis of communication in the current contexts of medicine. In addition, students will understand the basics of the state-of-the-art artificial intelligence in Predictive Medicine.

Course contents

Data, algorithms and predictions

The construction of forecasting models and the spread of infectious diseases

Big data, forecasting and artificial intelligence

Social media as a source of Big Data to analyze communication in times of a SARS-CoV-2 pandemic

Artificial intelligence in medicine: state of knowledge, recent developments, opportunities and risks


Online material available for the course

Teaching methods

Frontal lectures

Assessment methods

Short oral exam or short written project by the student

Teaching tools

Slides and paper provided by the teacher

Office hours

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