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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.

Jul 29, 2020

Mel Kaspin Blume is a copywriter and storyteller and the author of Screens, Beans and Quarantines, a free downloadable children's book addressing the questions kids have about the impact of COVID-19.  With a six year old daughter and three year old son, Mel decided to make up a story to help parents open up the conversation with their kids about the changes in their lives.  Mel also shares how her previous work as Head of Copy at Disney Consumer Products informs her ability to get the attention of both kids and parents with relevant short and snappy dialogue.


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Mel Blume