2022 E-nnova Health Award



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Grupo de Tratamiento de Imágenes receives the 2022 E-nnova Health Award

The awards, presented by Diario Médico and Correo Farmacéutico, recognize most outstanding initiatives in favour of the digitalization of the healthcare sector.

On October 25th, the 2nd edition of the E-nnova Health 2022 award ceremony took place in the Pablo VI space. One of the awarded initiatives in the Big Data and Artificial Intelligence category has been the project TAPCP: Técnicas de Aprendizaje Profundo en Cáncer de Pulmón (Deep Learning Techniques in Lung Cancer), carried out by the GTI in collaboration with the Hospital Universitario Torrecárdenas of Almería. GTI members, Juan Cañada, telecommunication engineering student and research intern, and Julián Cabrera, Professor at UPM, attended the ceremony to receive the award. 



  Julián Cabrera and Juan Cañada.


TAPCP project has developed a CNN-based lung cancer diagnosis assistance system, which detects and classifies between the most common subtypes of lung cancer: Lung Adenocarcinoma (LUAC), Lung Squamous-Cell Carcinoma (LUSC) and Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC). For this purpose, a whole labelled dataset was elaborated with histological images provided by the pathology area of the HUT, which will be key point for further research.