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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.

May 5, 2020

Dr. Werner Rein, Chief Medical Officer, Theranexus shines a light on their evolving understanding of central nervous and neurological system diseases, the discovery of the glial system in the brain and the connection between the glial cells and neurons, and the drive to find compound combinations that can be modulated to treat sleep-wake disorder, cognitive decline and chronic pain.

#CNS #glialcells #neurology

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