About the Authors

Shihao Yang

Affiliation Department of Statistics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

Samuel C. Kou

msantill@g.harvard.edu (MS); kou@stat.harvard.edu (SCK)

Affiliation Department of Statistics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

Fred Lu

Affiliation Computational Health Informatics Program, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

John S. Brownstein

Affiliations Computational Health Informatics Program, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Nicholas Brooke

Affiliation The Synergist, Brussels, Belgium

Mauricio Santillana

msantill@g.harvard.edu (MS); kou@stat.harvard.edu (SCK)

Affiliations Computational Health Informatics Program, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: SCK JSB NB MS. Data curation: SY FL. Formal analysis: SY SCK FL MS. Funding acquisition: NB MS. Investigation: SY SCK FL MS. Methodology: SY SCK FL MS. Project administration: SCK MS. Software: SY FL. Supervision: SCK MS. Validation: SY SCK FL MS. Visualization: SY FL. Writing – original draft: SY SCK FL MS. Writing – review & editing: SY SCK FL JSB NB MS.