The RP HealthCast is a weekly podcast series that discusses the latest advancements and innovations in medicine and healthcare.
The series explores the stories and value propositions of the companies shaping the future of medicine. To learn about these stories, we thought it best to hand over the microphone to those who are building and writing about the future.
Therefore, we will be speaking with journalists at the forefront of healthcare reporting as well as the leaders of companies behind the latest breakthroughs in medicine and technology.
The Pandemic’s Effect on Our Mental Well-Being
In today’s podcast, we examine mental well-being during COVID-19, how society is coping, and the long-term ramifications of the pandemic. Full year of the pandemic and the rolling lockdowns was hard on all of us. And it brought the subject of mental wellness to center stage. The pandemic led to isolation. For others, it was joblessness and more.
Digital Therapeutics: How Gaming is Becoming Prescriptive Therapy
Digital technology companies are looking to solve some of the world’s largest healthcare issues such as diabetes, congestive heart failure, obesity and Alzheimer’s. In this episode we speak with experts on the front line of blending technology with healthcare and social change.
How AI is Revolutionizing Drug Discovery and Development
This episode explores how artificial intelligence and machine learning allow biopharmaceutical companies to quickly and cost-effectively bring new products to market. This exciting new technology unlocks the door for discovering therapies in rare diseases and other unmet medical conditions that were once too costly and time consuming to develop.
Chronic COVID-19: The Effects of Long-Hauler Syndrome
The RP HealthCast is back! In our season two premiere, we speak with a scientist, researcher, and medical journalist about the devastating effects experienced by “long-haulers” — a growing group of people who still suffer from COVID-19 symptoms months after being infected.
Introducing Season 2: Science, innovation, and life. One story at a time.
The RP HealthCast returns in 2021 with a fresh format, featuring captivating stories from innovators, journalists, medical professionals, and more!
In each episode our host, Jeffrey Freedman, goes beyond the headlines to explore different perspectives and discuss varying viewpoints on the latest advancements in technology and health.
Please stay tuned for our first episode premiering next week.
Racing for a COVID Cure: Is the Finish Line in Sight?
In this week’s episode, we speak with Zachary Brennan of Politico about the newly approved coronavirus vaccines, their distribution plans, and how these advances are poised to change the course of the pandemic.