10 min

S1, Ep 7- The "1-2 Punch" To Help Patients Healthcare Matters

    • Medicine

Patients are not all the same, they’re individuals with different needs, different genetics, and different medical conditions. In this episode, we explore the benefits of the medical community using both personalized and precision medicine with patients. 

"One cannot exist without the other. But the most important thing is that it allows us to be able to really concentrate on the patient and bring the specific drug to the patient, which is the right drug to the right patient at the right time, says Dr. Robert Popovian, Chief Science Policy Officer at the Global Healthy Living Foundation.

Among the highlights in this episode: 

1:07- Listener review

2:17- What is personalized medicine?

3:58- What gets in the way of patients receiving personalized medicine?

4:19- What is precision medicine?

5:00- The rise in precision medicine

6:00- Why it’s important to patients to have both personalized and precision medicine

7:05- The positive benefits of using personalized and precision medicine tactics

8:05- How personalized and precision medicine provide better outcomes for patients

9:10- Robert shares the bottom line on personalized and precision medicine 

Contact our hosts: 

Dr. Robert Popovian, Chief Science Policy Officer at GHLF, rpopovian@ghlf.org 

Conner Mertens, Patient Advocate and Community Outreach Manager at GHLF, cmertens@ghlf.org 

We want to hear what you think. Send your comments, or a video or audio clip of yourself to Healthcarematters@GHLF.org.

Listen to all episodes of Healthcare Matters on our website or your favorite podcast channel.





See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Patients are not all the same, they’re individuals with different needs, different genetics, and different medical conditions. In this episode, we explore the benefits of the medical community using both personalized and precision medicine with patients. 

"One cannot exist without the other. But the most important thing is that it allows us to be able to really concentrate on the patient and bring the specific drug to the patient, which is the right drug to the right patient at the right time, says Dr. Robert Popovian, Chief Science Policy Officer at the Global Healthy Living Foundation.

Among the highlights in this episode: 

1:07- Listener review

2:17- What is personalized medicine?

3:58- What gets in the way of patients receiving personalized medicine?

4:19- What is precision medicine?

5:00- The rise in precision medicine

6:00- Why it’s important to patients to have both personalized and precision medicine

7:05- The positive benefits of using personalized and precision medicine tactics

8:05- How personalized and precision medicine provide better outcomes for patients

9:10- Robert shares the bottom line on personalized and precision medicine 

Contact our hosts: 

Dr. Robert Popovian, Chief Science Policy Officer at GHLF, rpopovian@ghlf.org 

Conner Mertens, Patient Advocate and Community Outreach Manager at GHLF, cmertens@ghlf.org 

We want to hear what you think. Send your comments, or a video or audio clip of yourself to Healthcarematters@GHLF.org.

Listen to all episodes of Healthcare Matters on our website or your favorite podcast channel.





See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

10 min