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Health Care Reinvented: Highmark-Bosch Collaboration is Out of This World

Interview by Audrey Russo and Jonathan Kersting


The latest episode of the Allegheny Health Network/Highmark Health Care Reinvented podcast series is literally out of this world!

Learn how Highmark Health and Bosch are collaborating on bringing deep audio artificial intelligence being used on the International Space Station down here to Pittsburgh to diagnose pediatric pulmonary conditions like asthma.

Listen to guests: Kelly J. Shields, PhD, Senior Research Data Scientist, Highmark Health; Joseph Aracri, DO, AHN pediatrician and Chair of its Pediatric Institute; Dr. Samarjit Das, leader of the Intelligent Internet of Things group at Bosch Research in Pittsburgh; and Chris Martin, director Engineering and R&D for Pittsburgh office for Bosch detail how SoundSee Microphones collect audio data of breathing patterns that are analyzed using artificial intelligence .

Study with pediatric patients in Allegheny Health Network are set to begin in Q1 2022. The collaboration was announced at the CES 2022 convention in Las Vegas.

Listen and discover how this new research collaboration builds upon a long-time practice in doctor-patient care.