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Episode 50  |  17:31 min

Episode 50: Using Machine Learning to Tackle the Diabetes Epidemic

Episode 50  |  17:31 min  |  11.25.2019

Episode 50: Using Machine Learning to Tackle the Diabetes Epidemic

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This is a podcast episode titled, Episode 50: Using Machine Learning to Tackle the Diabetes Epidemic. The summary for this episode is: Around the world 422 million adults are living with diabetes at an estimated cost of $825 billion per year. That makes it the single largest chronic disease on the planet and a true epidemic. Yet when diabetes is properly managed you can eliminate most if not all of the associated complications. In this episode, Jon Prial talks with Rick Altinger, the CEO of Glooko, our newest portfolio company and one that’s using artificial intelligence, machine learning, and broad integration with medical and personal devices to tackle the diabetes epidemic.
Around the world 422 million adults are living with diabetes at an estimated cost of $825 billion per year. That makes it the single largest chronic disease on the planet and a true epidemic. Yet when diabetes is properly managed you can eliminate most if not all of the associated complications. In this episode, Jon Prial talks with Rick Altinger, the CEO of Glooko, our newest portfolio company and one that’s using artificial intelligence, machine learning, and broad integration with medical and personal devices to tackle the diabetes epidemic.

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