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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 24, 2020

Renee Ryan, CEO, Cala Health talks about the focus of Cala on using electricity as medicine by developing wearable electronics to treat tremors in the hands of essential tremor patients.  Using neuromodulation technology, they have developed a device that includes a stimulator and a signal that is sent across two nerves in the wrist to read the frequency of the tremors and allow the patient to reduce tremors on demand.


#mobilehealth #essentialtremors #neuromodulation

Cala Health

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