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Artificial Intelligence and Racial and Ethnic Inequalities in Health and Care Award - Competition 1 Day 2 Panel Meeting Minutes

Published

12 October 2021

Version

1.0 - October 2021

Contents

Minutes of day 2 of the Artificial Intelligence and Racial and Ethnic Inequalities in Health and Care Award funding panel meeting to discuss applications to Competition 1.

Date and location

Minutes of the Competition 1 Funding Panel Meeting held on Thursday 15 July 2021 via virtual meeting using Zoom

In attendance

Funding Panel Members

  • Professor Peter Bannister (Chair)
  • Dr Naomi Lee (Deputy Chair)
  • Mr Anmol Arora (PPIE representative)
  • Professor Karl Atkin (Chair for application AI_HI200014)
  • Professor Clare Bambra (Attended until 14:20)
  • Professor Michael Barnes
  • Professor Nusrat Husain
  • Professor Gabrielle Finn (Attended for AI_HI200014 only)
  • Dr Bilal Mateen
  • Dr Krish Nirantharakumar
  • Mrs Peju Oshisanya
  • Mr Nanik Pursani (PPIE representative)
  • Professor Nasir Rajpoot

AI PMO Secretariat

  • Dr Ruth Nebauer (Assistant Director)
  • Dr Andrew Barber
  • Dr Silvana Cossins
  • Dr Michelle Edye
  • Dr Aayesha Hassan
  • Miss Deimante Normantaite
  • Dr Raffaella Roncone
  • Mr Edwin Tucker

Operations Team

  • Miss Cordelia Davey
  • Miss Lilian Tomlinson
  • Mrs Samantha Wade

Observers

  • Ms Brhmie Balaram
  • Dr Mai Stafford

Apologies

  • Dr Rohini Mathur
  • Ms Reema Patel
  • Mr Jon Siddall (provided written comments)
  • Ms Jenny Chong (provided written comments)

Applications invited to present at Panel Meeting

AI_HI200007: Understanding AI and racial inequalities for cardiovascular risk assessment
Conflicted Funding Panel Members: Professor Nusrat Husain, Dr Rohini Mathur, Dr Krish Nirantharakumar, Professor Nasir Rajpoot
Final Outcome: Rejected


AI_HI200008: Ethnic differences in performance and perceptions of Artificial Intelligence retinal image analysis systems for the detection of diabetic retinopathy in the NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme
Conflicted Funding Panel Member: Mr Anmol Arora
Final Outcome: Funded


AI_HI200004: Ethnic fairness in clinical prediction models used for decision support
Conflicted Funding Panel Members: Professor Nusrat Husain, Dr Bilal Mateen, Dr Krish Nirantharakumar
Final Outcome: Rejected


AI_HI200018: RAINBO: An appRoach for modelling observational dAta to Improve ethNicity coding and Build representative models suitable for ethnic grOups
Conflicted Funding Panel Members: Dr Bilal Mateen, Dr Rohini Mathur
Final Outcome: Rejected


AI_HI200014: STANDING together: STANdards for Data INclusivity and Generalisability
Conflicted Funding Panel Members: Professor Peter Bannister, Dr Naomi Lee, Mr Anmol Arora, Dr Bilal Mateen, Dr Krish Nirantharakumar, Ms Brhmie Balaram (Observer)
Final Outcome: Funded


AI_HI200026: Using machine learning to develop a decision support tool for GPs to address the healthcare needs of Black, Asian and other ethnic minority patients in the community.
Conflicted Funding Panel Members: None
Final Outcome: Rejected


AI_HI200031: Ethnic Bias AI toolkit, score card, benchmark datasets and their application within the NHS
Conflicted Funding Panel Members: Dr Bilal Mateen, Dr Rohini Mathur
Final Outcome: Rejected