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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 precision 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.

Feb 15, 2021

James Sapirstein, President and CEO, AzurRx BioPharma, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company specializing in therapies for gastrointestinal diseases talks about turning their focus to the virus that causes COVID-19. With a background in drug development for HIV and infectious diseases, James describes their approach to developing an oral agent targeted to COVID-19 long-haulers. AzurRx is working on an indication for COVID-19 of gastrointestinal issues that is showing that the Sars-CoV-2 virus stores itself in the reservoirs inside the human body including the gastrointestinal tract.

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