9 episodes

Out of Patients with Matthew Zachary is a podcast that calls out all sorts of stupid BS in healthcare through raw conversations about advocacy, heroism, and the audacity of health. It is the voice of patient advocacy.

Out of Patients with Matthew Zachary Matthew Zachary

    • Health & Fitness

Out of Patients with Matthew Zachary is a podcast that calls out all sorts of stupid BS in healthcare through raw conversations about advocacy, heroism, and the audacity of health. It is the voice of patient advocacy.

    Jen Horonjeff: Savvy Coop and Wearing a Hospital Gown on Stage at JPM

    Jen Horonjeff: Savvy Coop and Wearing a Hospital Gown on Stage at JPM

    Jen Horonjeff is a chronic illness patient by birth, a PhD by training, and an entrepreneur by necessity. She was named one of Entrepreneur Magazine's 50 Most Daring Entrepreneurs of 2018 for her work as Founder and CEO of Savvy Cooperative, the first patient-owned public benefit co-op. Rooted in science, but driven by creativity and user-centered design, she believes that giving patients ownership in what they help create is not only the right thing to do, it benefits everyone. Her passion is to improve the patient experience, and to provide more patient engagement opportunities to industry that raises all ships.

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    About Savvy Coop

    • 45 min
    Joe Dolce, Author of Brave New Weed

    Joe Dolce, Author of Brave New Weed

    Joe Dolce is the host of the Brave New Weed podcast and author of Brave New Weed: Adventures into the Uncharted World of Cannabis, which was hailed by the New York Times as “a loving rethink of all things marijuana …a trusted hitchhiker’s guide to this new universe,” and by Dr. Raphael Mechoulam as “outstanding.” Joe is also the founder of MedicalCannabisMentor.com, the most modern, evidence based online education platform with courses aimed at healthcare providers, dispensary personnel and patients. In addition, Joe is the former editor-in-chief of Details and Star magazines. He is based in New York City.




    More at https://www.bravenewweed.com

    • 31 min
    BONUS: COVID-19 Explainer: Epidemiologist Matthew Lamb Ph.D

    BONUS: COVID-19 Explainer: Epidemiologist Matthew Lamb Ph.D

    Matthew Lamb, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor or Epidemiology at Columbia University Medical Center. He focuses on infectious disease prevention, treatment, and scale-up. His research focuses on identifying best practices in public health approaches to HIV prevention, service delivery, and treatment in resource-limited settings.Dr. Lamb focuses on applying causal inference in implementation settings. He teaches courses in the Epidemiology department on introductory epidemiology and biostatistics, applications of epidemiologic research methods, and advanced techniques in epidemiologic methods. Dr. Lamb works in the Strategic Information unit at ICAP-Columbia University.




    More about Dr Lamb here

    • 34 min
    Dr. Catharine Young, Biden Cancer, and Being Too Smart?

    Dr. Catharine Young, Biden Cancer, and Being Too Smart?

    Dr. Catharine Young has always been drawn to tackling big problems. She currently serves as the Executive Director for the Shepherd Foundation, an organization which seeks to build a movement to revolutionize treatment, care and education for rare cancer patients and their families. Catharine has also always been drawn to science - the thread that ties her career journey together. She holds a PhD in Biomedical Sciences, with postdoctoral training in Biomedical Engineering at Cornell University. She has worked at both the US and foreign government level as well as the non-profit startup space. Her previous position was at the Biden Cancer Initiative where she served as the Senior Director of Science Policy. Her awards include being selected as a Presidential Leadership Scholar, TED Fellow and Social Enablers top 100 most inspiring social entrepreneurs. Catharine is a staunch advocate for women in science and science communication and is the founder of Supper with a Scientist, a grassroots effort to develop strong relationships between scientists and the public.

    • 35 min
    Stupid Virus: COVID-19, Cancer, Peer Support, Lung Cancer, and More

    Stupid Virus: COVID-19, Cancer, Peer Support, Lung Cancer, and More

    On today's show, Matthew discusses COVID-19 and its impact on the cancer community with Michael Parisi (CEO at Guidemark), Andrea Ferris (President and Chairman of Lungevity) and Andrew MacDowell (OffScrip Media Co-Founder and COO.) The world is burning, and we have to keep it spinning. The need is incalculable. The resources are scarce. We need hope, but more importantly, we need FACTS.

    • 24 min
    What's All This, Then? — OffScrip Media

    What's All This, Then? — OffScrip Media

    On today's show, in a role reversal, Matthew is interviewed by his two colleagues, Andrew MacDowell (OffScrip Media Co-Founder/COO) and Jen Horonjeff (OffScrip Media Senior Producer and Founder of Savvy Coop) From the origins of Matthew's original diagnosis, to the conception and founding of Stupid Cancer, his stepping down, taking a sabbatical and now — for his "Second Act" — this is OffScrip Media.

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

Patiently Wait-ing ,

Patience for All

A great podcast, with great guests, for great patients. Extremely digestible, and extremely informational for anyone and everyone.

Coreluna ,

Listen, laugh, and learn

Matthew embraces his authentic self in the most refreshing way. His honesty, humor, and desire to make the world a better place for those dealing with health issues has made his endeavors incredibly successful and fulfilling for those around him. The podcast is no exception. I highly recommend listening!

CatGYoung ,

Listen!

In this new era we find ourselves navigating through - the one thing we need now more than ever is a resource we can turn to that offers up-to-date, informative, factual and real conversation. Out of Patients provides all of this and more. Thank you Matt for filling this gap.

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