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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.

Apr 8, 2020

Sanjeev Luther, President and CEO, Rafael Pharmaceuticals discusses how tumor cell metabolism has recently attracted substantial attention as an area for the development of drugs to treat cancer.  Rafael is a company leading the field of cancer metabolism with their drug CPI-631 (devimistat) currently being tested in...


Apr 8, 2020

Sanjeev Luther, President and CEO, Rafael Pharmaceuticals discusses how tumor cell metabolism has recently attracted substantial attention as an area for the development of drugs to treat cancer.  Rafael is a company leading the field of cancer metabolism with their drug CPI-631 (devimistat) currently being tested in...


Apr 7, 2020

David Arthur, CEO, Salarius Pharmaceuticals explains the role of our epigenome and what happens when someone is suffering from an epigenetic illness such as Ewing's sarcoma.  A whole series of cancers can trace their cause back to the body misreading genes and that leads to dysregulation of genetic expression. With few...


Apr 7, 2020

David Arthur, CEO, Salarius Pharmaceuticals explains the role of our epigenome and what happens when someone is suffering from an epigenetic illness such as Ewing's sarcoma.  A whole series of cancers can trace their cause back to the body misreading genes and that leads to dysregulation of genetic expression. With few...


Apr 1, 2020

Dr. Andrea Madrigrano is a general surgeon with an expertise in breast cancer at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.  She shares her concern about the high rate of re-excision, the need for a second operation, after a lumpectomy to save the breast with early-stage cancer.  Dr. Madrigrano discusses how the Kubtec...