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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 19, 2020

Robert Ferguson, nutritionist, author, Health Ambassador to StayHealthy, and creator of DietFreeLife talks about the risk factors and pre-existing health inequalities in the African American community that have led to a high rate of infection from COVID-19.  Robert is particularly focused on excess body fat and the...


May 19, 2020

Robert Ferguson, nutritionist, author, Health Ambassador to StayHealthy, and creator of DietFreeLife talks about the risk factors and pre-existing health inequalities in the African American community that have led to a high rate of infection from COVID-19.  Robert is particularly focused on excess body fat and the...


Apr 28, 2020

Daniel Cohen, Founder, Pharnext discusses how the French biopharma company is using its artificial intelligence (AI) driven platform to identify drugs that have already been approved which can be used in combination to fight COVID-19.  Dr. Cohen who lead Pharnext as CEO for over a decade has recently left that role to...


Apr 28, 2020

Daniel Cohen, Founder, Pharnext discusses how the French biopharma company is using its artificial intelligence (AI) driven platform to identify drugs that have already been approved which can be used in combination to fight COVID-19.  Dr. Cohen who lead Pharnext as CEO for over a decade has recently left that role to...


Apr 14, 2020

Geert Kersten, CEO, Cel-Sci draws on his history working on cancer immunotherapy to talk about the opportunities for treating the COVID-19 virus by generating the right kind of immune response without additional inflammation.  Entering into a partnership with the University of Georgia Center for Vaccines and Immunology,...