Miikka Korja is Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Helsinki, and Cerebrovascular consultant (MD, PhD) in one of the largest Western neurosurgical units, Helsinki University Hospital (HUS). He also works as a Chief Innovation Officer at HUS, focusing mostly on artificial intelligence and virtual reality solutions, innovation workflows, as well as on startup collaborations. Some of the recent initiatives that he has been involved in include CleverHealth network, the HUS startup event Findery, HUS Virtual Reality laboratory, and the nationwide Innovation Hub (Innovaatiotalo).
Miikka is advocating for transparency in medical research and clinical medicine.
The sexy media hype around healthcare big data analytics has not started to fade away, yet very few - if any - healthcare organizations have succeeded in living up to the hype. This is partly due to overoptimistic and sometimes even fabricated marketing promises provided by small and giant health technology companies. These captivating promises are bought by gullible healthcare professionals, whose understanding of specifically artificial intelligence (AI) –based big data analytics is far from o More