Challenge ahead: YC17-0/421-18E-PDF

integrating robotics, artificial intelligence and 3D printing technologies into Canada’s healthcare systems /

“On October 25, 2016, the Senate adopted an Order of Reference authorizing the Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology (“the committee”) to “examine and report on the role of automation in the healthcare system, with a particular focus on robotics, artificial intelligence and 3D printing.” The committee held 12 meetings and conducted two site visits between February 1 and May 15, 2017 and heard from several witnesses including researchers, research funders, ethicists, entrepreneurs and healthcare providers"--p. [2].

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Title Challenge ahead
Subtitle integrating robotics, artificial intelligence and 3D printing technologies into Canada’s healthcare systems /
Series Title [Report of the Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
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Note Issued also in French under title: Défi en vue : intégrer les technologies de la robotique, de l’intelligence artificielle et de l’impression en 3D dans les systèmes canadiens de soins de santé. Cover title. “October 2017.”
Date 2017.
Number of Pages iii, 43 p. :
Catalogue Number
  • YC17-0/421-18E-PDF
Subject Terms Health care system, Automation, Artificial intelligence, Robotics