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Domain-specific language model pretraining for biomedical natural language processing

On Oct 1, 2020
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Unique from general-domain text, biomedical text is relatively unexplored in natural language processing. In a webinar w/ @hoifungpoon & @JianfengGao0217 on Oct 15 at 10 AM, learn about the new BLURB benchmark & shift in domain-specific NLP. Register now: https://t.co/26STzJwnAw
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In this webinar, Microsoft researchers Hoifung Poon, Senior Director of Biomedical NLP, and Jianfeng Gao, Distinguished Scientist, will challenge this assumption by showing that for domains with abundant unlabeled text, such as biomedicine, pretraining language models from scratch results ...

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On Oct 1, 2020
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Unique from general-domain text, biomedical text is relatively unexplored in natural language processing. In a webinar w/ @hoifungpoon & @JianfengGao0217 on Oct 15 at 10 AM, learn about the new BLURB benchmark & shift in domain-specific NLP. Register now: https://t.co/26STzJwnAw
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Domain-specific language model pretraining for biomedical natural language processing

Domain-specific language model pretraining for biomedical natural language processing

In this webinar, Microsoft researchers Hoifung Poon, Senior Director of Biomedical NLP, and Jianfeng Gao, Distinguished Scientist, will challenge this assumption by showing that for domains ...

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