Born in the Netherlands, Dr. Michael D. Abramoff, MD, PhD, is an internationally renowned neuroscientist, fellowship-trained retina specialist, entrepreneur and computer engineer. He is Founder and Executive Chairman of Digital Diagnostics (formerly IDx), the first company ever to receive FDA clearance for an autonomous AI diagnostic system. He is also the Watzke Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Iowa. He brought together intellectual property, including 16 patents on AI algorithms and sensors, the autonomous AI concept and its liability implications, its bioethical and health economics foundation, that inspires the vision that brought Digital Diagnostics to where it is today.
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