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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.

Mar 19, 2020

Jeff Wolf, CEO, Heat Biologics describes the vaccine platform Heat has developed originally for oncology and their licensing agreement with the University of Miami to use the same vaccine approach for NIH-funded studies against Zika, malaria, and HIV against the Coronavirus.  Their novel approach is using allogeneic off-the-shelf contained cell based therapy that delivers a potent cell protein called GP96 that secretes antigens to activate T cells to attack the COVID-19 virus.

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