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Technion CS Researchers Developed Gender-sensitive Word Embeddings for Healthcare
Monday, January 31, 2022
Technion CS Researchers Developed Gender-sensitive Word Embeddings for Healthcare The Technion
January 31, 2022

A new article by Technion CS Researchers, Ph.D. student Shunit Agmon and Dr. Kira Radinsky, in collaboration with Dr. Arik Horowitz of Microsoft Research, presents a specific bias that affects the application of the findings of these studies: Under-representation of women in clinical research ... According to Agmon, "Today we know that different populations respond differently to a given treatment - for example, women may respond differently to treatment than men.

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