300 episodes

Empowered Patient Podcast with Karen Jagoda is a window into the latest innovations in digital health, the changing dynamic between doctors and patients, and the emergence of precision medicine. The show covers such topics as aging in place, innovative uses for wearables and sensors, advances in clinical research, applied genetics, drug development, and challenges for connected health entrepreneurs.

Empowered Patient Podcast Karen Jagoda

    • Medicine
    • 4.9, 7 Ratings

Empowered Patient Podcast with Karen Jagoda is a window into the latest innovations in digital health, the changing dynamic between doctors and patients, and the emergence of precision medicine. The show covers such topics as aging in place, innovative uses for wearables and sensors, advances in clinical research, applied genetics, drug development, and challenges for connected health entrepreneurs.

    Using Immunotherapy to Treat Glioblastoma Most Aggressive Brain Cancer with Dr. Apostolos Stathopoulos ERC Immunotherapy TRANSCRIPT

    Using Immunotherapy to Treat Glioblastoma Most Aggressive Brain Cancer with Dr. Apostolos Stathopoulos ERC Immunotherapy TRANSCRIPT

    Apostolos Stathopoulos, CEO, ERC-Belgium talks about using immunotherapy to treat glioblastoma, the most malignant of all gliomas or brain cancers.  ERC's therapy, which stimulates the patient's immune system to mount an immune response against the tumor cells, has demonstrated a clinically meaningful survival benefit with minimal toxicity and unprecedented regressions of this deadly disease.

    Using Immunotherapy to Treat Glioblastoma Most Aggressive Brain Cancer with Dr. Apostolos Stathopoulos ERC Immunotherapy

    Using Immunotherapy to Treat Glioblastoma Most Aggressive Brain Cancer with Dr. Apostolos Stathopoulos ERC Immunotherapy

    Apostolos Stathopoulos, CEO, ERC-Belgium talks about using immunotherapy to treat glioblastoma, the most malignant of all gliomas or brain cancers.  ERC's therapy, which stimulates the patient's immune system to mount an immune response against the tumor cells, has demonstrated a clinically meaningful survival benefit with minimal toxicity and unprecedented regressions of this deadly disease.

    • 16 min
    Chronic Heart Failure Drug Development Using Patient-Centric Chip Platform with Ayla Annac InvivoSciences TRANSCRIPT

    Chronic Heart Failure Drug Development Using Patient-Centric Chip Platform with Ayla Annac InvivoSciences TRANSCRIPT

    Ayla Annac CEO & Co-Founder InvivoSciences shines light on the next generation of precision medicine & explains how IVS is personalizing the drug development process with patient-derived & gene-edited human samples. Company's Novel Heart Tissue on a chip platform NuHeart™ enables rapid identification of the safety & efficacy profile of a given treatment for a specific patient group. IVS is saving time & money in developing new therapies while increasing success rate of approval for cardio safe therapies.

    Chronic Heart Failure Drug Development Using Patient-Centric Chip Platform with Ayla Annac InvivoSciences

    Chronic Heart Failure Drug Development Using Patient-Centric Chip Platform with Ayla Annac InvivoSciences

    Ayla Annac CEO & Co-Founder InvivoSciences shines light on the next generation of precision medicine & explains how IVS is personalizing the drug development process with patient-derived & gene-edited human samples. Company's Novel Heart Tissue on a chip platform NuHeart™ enables rapid identification of the safety & efficacy profile of a given treatment for a specific patient group. IVS is saving time & money in developing new therapies while increasing success rate of approval for cardio safe therapies

    • 16 min
    Explaining COVID-19 to Kids with Mel Kaspin Blume Author TRANSCRIPT

    Explaining COVID-19 to Kids with Mel Kaspin Blume Author TRANSCRIPT

    Mel Kaspin Blume is a copywriter and storyteller and author of Screens, Beans and Quarantines, a free downloadable children's book addressing the questions kids have about the impact of COVID-19. With a 6 year old daughter & 3 year old son, Mel decided to make up a story to help parents open up the conversation with their kids about the changes in their lives. Mel also shares how her previous work as Head of Copy at Disney Consumer Products informs her ability to get the attention of both kids and parents.

    Explaining COVID-19 to Kids with Mel Kaspin Blume Author

    Explaining COVID-19 to Kids with Mel Kaspin Blume Author

    Mel Kaspin Blume is a copywriter and storyteller and author of Screens, Beans and Quarantines, a free downloadable children's book addressing the questions kids have about the impact of COVID-19. With a 6 year old daughter & 3 year old son, Mel decided to make up a story to help parents open up the conversation with their kids about the changes in their lives. Mel also shares how her previous work as Head of Copy at Disney Consumer Products informs her ability to get the attention of both kids and parents

    • 15 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

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Healthy Listening

Karen conducts thoughtful interviews with interesting guests. You’ll learn a lot about the future of the health industry from these podcasts. And you’ll be healthier because of it!

So Not Fancy ,

Great podcast for anyone who is a patient!

Karen is a great host who asks thoughtful questions of her guests and keeps it short and succinct but relevant to listeners who are trying to become better informed about the health care world.

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