Published on in Vol 9, No 11 (2022): November

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/41014, first published .
Ethical Implications of the Use of Language Analysis Technologies for the Diagnosis and Prediction of Psychiatric Disorders

Ethical Implications of the Use of Language Analysis Technologies for the Diagnosis and Prediction of Psychiatric Disorders

Ethical Implications of the Use of Language Analysis Technologies for the Diagnosis and Prediction of Psychiatric Disorders

Alexandre Andrade Loch 1, 2*, BPhil, MD, PhD;  Ana Caroline Lopes-Rocha 1*, BSc;  Anderson Ara 3*, PhD;  João Medrado Gondim 4*, BSc;  Guillermo A Cecchi 5*, MSc, PhD;  Cheryl Mary Corcoran 6*, MD;  Natália Bezerra Mota 7, 8*, MD, PhD;  Felipe C Argolo 1*, MD, PhD

1 Institute of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo , Sao Paulo , BR

2 Instituto Nacional de Biomarcadores em Neuropsiquiatria, Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico , Brazilia , BR

3 Departamento de Estatística, Universidade Federal do Paraná , Curitiba , BR

4 Instituto de Computação, Universidade Federal da Bahia , Salvador , BR

5 IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center , Yorktown Heights, NY, US

6 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai , New York, NY, US

7 Instituto de Psiquiatria, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro , Rio de Janeiro , BR

8 Research Department at Motrix Lab, Motrix , Rio de Janeiro , BR

*all authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Alexandre Andrade Loch, BPhil, MD, PhD
  • Institute of Psychiatry
  • University of Sao Paulo
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  • BR
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  • Email: alexandre.loch@usp.br