Can Computers Diagnose Autism?


July 16th, 2018

A very informative article published by Spectrum News about the possibility of computers being able to distinguish individuals with autism from typically developing peers, as well as the mathematical and ethical challenges still in the way before this could become clinically useful.

Our project with Charles Nelson at Boston Children’s Hospital is mentioned! Check out our page about that project here: https://www.bu.edu/autism/current-research/infant-screening-project/

Can a computer diagnose autism?