STANdards for data Diversity, INclusivity and Generalisability

Datasets for healthcare AI should...

The Problem

To build AI healthcare technologies which benefit all patients, we need datasets which represent the diverse range of people they are intended to be used in. Unfortunately, health datasets often do not adequately represent minoritised populations

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Our Mission

We believe health datasets should be curated with inclusivity and diversity in mind. We are developing standards to ensure AI healthcare technologies are supported by adequately representative data, relating to how AI datasets should be composed (who’ is represented in the data) and transparency around the data composition (how’ they are represented).

Funding and Support

Health Data Research UK
The Wellcome Trust
NHS University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency