On May 24, 2019 Prof. Ruffolo spoke at the National Convention dedicated to the topics of “Artificial Intelligence in Diagnostic Imaging”, organized by the Italian Society of Medical Radiology. In particular, Prof. Ruffolo’s speech concerned the complex legal and ethical issues derived from the implementation of Artificial Intelligence in diagnostics, with specific regard to the questions of liability for physicians, hospitals and manufacturers of medical devices.

Similar topics will be dealt with in occasion of the Project Workshop “Connect for Shape” thal will be held in Rome on June 19 and 20, 2019. Prof. Ruffolo will participate as a member of a interdisciplinary panel dealing with the technical, legal and ethical issues connected to the use of high-tech medical devices and related liability.