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AKI!Now

AKI Artificial Intelligence

Welcome to the AKI!Now AI Workgroup Page.
Our goal is to help clinicians, patients and researchers use AI to improve the quality, accessibility, affordability and equity of care. Email us at AI Workgroup via epc@asn-online.org.

AKI Artificial Intelligence

AKI!Now: Artificial Intelligence (AI) Workgroup Introduction

Dr. Jay Koyner introduces AKI!Now, the Recognition and Intervention Workgroup, and explains their focus on Artificial Intelligence.

  • Recorded October 2021

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Artificial Machine Learning and Data Science: Demystifying the Hype

Artificial Machine Learning and Data Science: Demystifying the Hype

Is AI new to you? Listen to Dr. Nadkarni provides an overview of artificial machine learning and data science for the novice learner. If you have any questions or need additional information, please email us at epc@asn-online.org

  • Recorded September 14, 2021

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5 Myths about AI in AKI

5 Myths about AI in AKI

Is AI new to you? Listen to Dr. Nadkarni provides an overview of artificial machine learning and data science for the novice learner. If you have any questions or need additional information, please email us at epc@asn-online.org

  • Recorded November 2021

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AKI Detection: AKI Sniffers

AKI Detection: AKI Sniffers

Alerts in the electronic health record are important to identifying a case of AKI earlier. Dr. Kashani reviews these "sniffers" for clinicians to better understand the intent of the alerts and therefore provide the best care to patients.

  • Recorded November 2021

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Preventing Medication-Induced AKI: the NINJA Quality Improvement Program

Preventing Medication-Induced AKI: the NINJA Quality Improvement Program

Learn more about NINJA (Nephrotoxic Injury Negated by Just-in time Action). This program, developed by Dr. Goldstein and colleagues, scans medication profiles in electronic health records in near-real time to identify children at risk for AKI. Pharmacists, who are coordinating with the clinical teams, receive notifications from the scan helping to reduce nephrotoxic injury. This educational video is just one example of AI machine learning to improve patient care.

  • Recorded November 2021

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AKI Artificial Intelligence Core Efforts

AKI Artificial Intelligence Core Efforts



AKI!Now Recognition Workgroup Members

  • Jay L. Koyner, MD, Chair
  • Azra Bihorac, MD, MS, FASN
  • Stuart Goldstein, MD, FASN
  • Kianoush Kashani, MD, MS, FASN
  • Shina Menon, MD
  • Girish N. Nadkarni, MD, MPH
  • Javier A. Neyra, MD, MS, FASN
  • Neesh I Pannu, MD, MS
  • Karandeep Singh, MD, MS
  • Danielle Soranno, MD