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Welcome to the Empowered Patient Podcast with Karen Jagoda.  This show is a window into the latest innovations in digital health and the changing dynamic between doctors and patients.

Topics on the show include

  • the emergence of personalized medicine and breakthroughs in genomics
  • advances in biopharmaceuticals
  • age related diseases and aging in place
  • using big data from wearables and sensors
  • transparency in the medical marketplace
  • challenges for connected health entrepreneurs

The audience includes researchers, medical professionals, patient advocates, entrepreneurs, patients, caregivers, solution providers, students, journalists, and investors.

May 27, 2020

Dr. Rachna Patel moved from a career as an emergency room doctor to become a medical marijuana doctor treating patients with a combination of cannabinoids like CBD and THC.  She shares her insights about how the brain processes pain, how cannabinoids can reduce inflammation in the body, and how cannabinoids can impact...


May 27, 2020

Dr. Rachna Patel moved from a career as an emergency room doctor to become a medical marijuana doctor treating patients with a combination of cannabinoids like CBD and THC.  She shares her insights about how the brain processes pain, how cannabinoids can reduce inflammation in the body, and how cannabinoids can impact...


May 12, 2020

Andreas Boeckl, founder, Dispersa Labs is bringing to the market Sula, breathable cannabis, which is inhaled from measured doses using a device that does not require combustion.  This approach to dosing medical cannabis for specific conditions like neurological disorders, stress, anxiety, PTSD, and pain provides much...


May 12, 2020

Andreas Boeckl, founder, Dispersa Labs is bringing to the market Sula, breathable cannabis, which is inhaled from measured doses using a device that does not require combustion.  This approach to dosing medical cannabis for specific conditions like neurological disorders, stress, anxiety, PTSD, and pain provides much...


Nov 19, 2019

Dr. Igor Grant, Director, Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research at the University of California San Diego talks about the need for basic science studies on new indications and promises of cannabinoids, potential medical effects of both THC and CBD, the uptick in funding for clinical studies, relative safety of cannabis...