40 min

Update on an Investigational T Cell Therapy with Dr. AJ Joshi RealTalk MS

    • Medicine

We met Dr. AJ Joshi, Chief Medical Officer at Atara Biotherapeutics, at ECTRMS 2019, when he gave us our first update on ATA 188, Atara's investigational cell therapy for MS.

This is the third year in a row that we've connected with Dr. Joshi during ECTRIMS for an update on the progress of ATA 188. This year, he's also sharing news about an unexpected discovery that investigators encountered during their Phase 1 clinical trial (HINT: It's a pretty interesting discovery!)

We'll get an advocacy update from Bari Talente, the National MS Society's Executive Vice-President of Advocacy and Healthcare Access as we discuss the benefits that the Build Back Better Act could deliver to people affected by MS.

November is National Caregivers Month and, in today's episode, we'll also meet Monica and Stan Wilson, a couple who are amazing examples of how teamwork can overcome some of the challenges of life with MS.
We have a lot to talk about! Are you ready for RealTalk MS??!

It's National Caregivers Month  :22
Bari Talente, Executive Vice-President of the National MS Society, talks about how the Build Back Better Act delivers real benefits to people affected by MS  6:05
Monica and Stan Wilson share how they work together as a team  14:24
All the info on this month's Can Do MS Programs 25:06
Dr. AJ Joshi gives us an update on ATA188   26:24
Share this episode  39:22
Download the free RealTalk MS app  39:42

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LINKS
If your podcast app doesn't allow you to click on these links, you'll find them in the show notes in the RealTalk MS app or at www.RealTalkMS.com
National MS Society COVID-19 Vaccine Guidance for People Living with MS
https://www.nationalmssociety.org/coronavirus-covid-19-information/multiple-sclerosis-and-coronavirus/covid-19-vaccine-guidance

National MS Society Third COVID-19 Vaccine Dose Guidance for People Living with MS
https://www.nationalmssociety.org/About-the-Society/News/Additional-COVID-19-Vaccine-Dose-(Booster)-and-MS
The MS Caregiver Conundrum Podcast
https://mscaregiverconundrum.com
National MS Society: aHSCT in MS
https://nationalmssociety.org/ahsct
Can Do MS Program Information and Registration
https://www.cando-ms.org/programs
Join the RealTalk MS Facebook Group
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Download the RealTalk MS App for iOS
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RealTalk MS Episode 219
Guests: Bari Talente, Monica and Stan Wilson, Dr. AJ Joshi
Tags: MS, MultipleSclerosis, MSResearch, MSSociety, RealTalkMS
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We met Dr. AJ Joshi, Chief Medical Officer at Atara Biotherapeutics, at ECTRMS 2019, when he gave us our first update on ATA 188, Atara's investigational cell therapy for MS.

This is the third year in a row that we've connected with Dr. Joshi during ECTRIMS for an update on the progress of ATA 188. This year, he's also sharing news about an unexpected discovery that investigators encountered during their Phase 1 clinical trial (HINT: It's a pretty interesting discovery!)

We'll get an advocacy update from Bari Talente, the National MS Society's Executive Vice-President of Advocacy and Healthcare Access as we discuss the benefits that the Build Back Better Act could deliver to people affected by MS.

November is National Caregivers Month and, in today's episode, we'll also meet Monica and Stan Wilson, a couple who are amazing examples of how teamwork can overcome some of the challenges of life with MS.
We have a lot to talk about! Are you ready for RealTalk MS??!

It's National Caregivers Month  :22
Bari Talente, Executive Vice-President of the National MS Society, talks about how the Build Back Better Act delivers real benefits to people affected by MS  6:05
Monica and Stan Wilson share how they work together as a team  14:24
All the info on this month's Can Do MS Programs 25:06
Dr. AJ Joshi gives us an update on ATA188   26:24
Share this episode  39:22
Download the free RealTalk MS app  39:42

SHARE THIS EPISODE OF REALTALK MS
Just copy this link & paste it into your text or email: https://realtalkms.com/219

ADD YOUR VOICE TO THE CONVERSATION
I've always thought about the RealTalk MS podcast as a conversation. And this is your opportunity to join the conversation by sharing your feedback, questions, and suggestions for topics that we can discuss in future podcast episodes. Please shoot me an email or call the RealTalk MS Listener Hotline and share your thoughts!
Email: jon@realtalkms.com
Phone: (310) 526-2283
And don't forget to join us in the RealTalk MS Facebook group!

LINKS
If your podcast app doesn't allow you to click on these links, you'll find them in the show notes in the RealTalk MS app or at www.RealTalkMS.com
National MS Society COVID-19 Vaccine Guidance for People Living with MS
https://www.nationalmssociety.org/coronavirus-covid-19-information/multiple-sclerosis-and-coronavirus/covid-19-vaccine-guidance

National MS Society Third COVID-19 Vaccine Dose Guidance for People Living with MS
https://www.nationalmssociety.org/About-the-Society/News/Additional-COVID-19-Vaccine-Dose-(Booster)-and-MS
The MS Caregiver Conundrum Podcast
https://mscaregiverconundrum.com
National MS Society: aHSCT in MS
https://nationalmssociety.org/ahsct
Can Do MS Program Information and Registration
https://www.cando-ms.org/programs
Join the RealTalk MS Facebook Group
https://facebook.com/groups/realtalkms
Download the RealTalk MS App for iOS
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/realtalk-ms/id1436917200
Download the RealTalk MS App for Android
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=tv.wizzard.android.realtalk
Give RealTalk MS a rating and review
http://www.realtalkms.com/review

Follow RealTalk MS on Twitter, @RealTalkMS_jon, and subscribe to our newsletter at our website, RealTalkMS.com.
RealTalk MS Episode 219
Guests: Bari Talente, Monica and Stan Wilson, Dr. AJ Joshi
Tags: MS, MultipleSclerosis, MSResearch, MSSociety, RealTalkMS
Privacy Policy

40 min