A Continuously Benchmarked and Crowdsourced Challenge for Rapid Development and Evaluation of Models to Predict COVID-19 Diagnosis and Hospitalization

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Yan Y., Schaffter T., Bergquist T., Yu T., Prosser J., AYDIN Z., ...More

JAMA NETWORK OPEN, vol.4, no.10, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 4 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.24946
  • Journal Name: JAMA NETWORK OPEN
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals


IMPORTANCE Machine learning could be used to predict the likelihood of diagnosis and severity of illness. Lack of COVID-19 patient data has hindered the data science community in developing models to aid in the response to the pandemic.