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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 20, 2020

Dr. Barbara Klencke, Chief Development Officer, Sierra Oncology talks about the development of momelotinib for myelofibrosis, a rare blood cancer.  Momelotinib's unique mechanism of action allows it to address all three key symptoms of myelofibrosis, including the debilitating anemia which can be exacerbated by currently available therapies.  The Phase 3 MOMENTUM Clinical Trial evaluating momelotinib for patients with MF is currently recruiting globally.  To learn more:

#myelofibrosis #JAKInhibitor #ClinicalTrial #RareCancer

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