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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.

Jul 1, 2020

Seth Lederman, MD, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Tonix Pharmaceuticals brings us up to speed on the work at Tonix in developing new COVID-19 vaccines based on their live, synthetic horsepox vector system with a focus on vaccinating the subgroup of healthy people who are not pregnant and have a working immune system. Seth talks about the advantages of using live replicating virus vaccines as well as how immuno-oncology is informing their approach to stimulating T-cells to fight infectious diseases. In addition, new medicines are being developed to treat fibromyalgia and PTSD.


#COVID19 #vaccines #PTSD #fibromyalgia #pain

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