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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 25, 2020

Kinnari Patel, Chief Operating Officer, Rocket Pharmaceuticals discusses how Rocket is focused on creating new options for patients contending with rare genetic diseases.  Rocket is advancing several gene therapies for rare pediatric diseases and Kinnari provides insights into how the company is tackling the unique challenges facing patients with rare diseases, their caregivers and the community at large.  This February 29th Rocket Pharma is hosting a Rare Disease Day event featuring patient discussions and opportunities for patients and families to engage with physicians and researchers in the NY healthcare community.


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