Match Day, The NFL Draft of Medicine

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“After years of study, we’re about to become physicians. Both our professional and personal lives hinge on the results of this algorithm…My classmates and I have worked our entire lives to get to this point. It is terrifying to hand over our futures to a formula and leave our careers up to fate. Yet that is exactly what we have to do. Somewhere a computer is determining the destinies of thousands of future doctors.”

Read the commentary in the Wall Street Journal from March 3rd, 2016.

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