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a podcast from the TSC Alliance®

a podcast from the TSC Alliance®

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a podcast from the TSC Alliance®

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English

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Episodes

Episode 40: Totally Super Cool!

9/8/2022
In a special bonus episode of TSC Now, host Dan Klein learns about a new children’s book called Totally Super Cool, which was developed by Nobelpharma America, LLC. This Podcast is being sponsored by Nobelpharma America LLC. The opinions expressed are those of the speakers individually based on their experience and do not reflect the … Continue reading Episode 40: Totally Super Cool! →

Duration:00:13:44

Episode 39: Inspiring a World TSC Community

9/2/2022
In a special two-part episode of TSC Now, host Dan Klein recaps the 2022 World TSC Conference, which was held in Dallas, Texas July 28-31, 2022. In part two, Dan explores the history of tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) conferences and speaks to inspiring leaders who have shaped the TSC Alliance’s past and will continue to … Continue reading Episode 39: Inspiring a World TSC Community →

Duration:00:30:46

Episode 38: Galvanizing a World TSC Community

8/26/2022
In a special two-part episode of TSC Now, host Dan Klein recaps the 2022 World TSC Conference, which was held in Dallas, Texas July 28-31, 2022. In part one Dan talks to two inspiring and visionary leaders in the tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) community. On Thursday, July 28, during the opening of the 2022 World … Continue reading Episode 38: Galvanizing a World TSC Community →

Duration:00:38:23

Episode 37: The MILED Trial and the Future of LAM Research

7/1/2022
In this episode of TSC Now, host Dan Klein celebrates Worldwide LAM Awareness Month (#WWLAM) and raises awareness of lymphanhgioleiomyomatosis (LAM) and a pivotal clinical trial in LAM that is enrolling right now. Dan interviews Frank McCormack, MD, Professor and Director of the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at University of Cincinnati … Continue reading Episode 37: The MILED Trial and the Future of LAM Research →

Duration:00:22:03

Episode 36: TSC Awareness Month

6/7/2022
In this episode of TSC Now, host Dan Klein recognizes TSC Awareness Month and the 10th Annual TSC Global Awareness Day! He starts by providing an update on the Step Forward to Cure TSC® Global Hybrid Walk-Run-Ride. Fundraising pages are open until the end of the year, help us reach our goal at stepforwardtocuretsc.org. You can … Continue reading Episode 36: TSC Awareness Month →

Duration:00:36:47

Episode 35: The Past, Present and Future of Autism Research in TSC

4/30/2022
In this episode of TSC Now, host Dan Klein recognizes World Autism Month by taking a deep dive on the past, present and future of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) research in TSC. Dan talks to Shafali Jeste, MD, Chief of Neurology and Las Madrinas Chair at the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and Professor of … Continue reading Episode 35: The Past, Present and Future of Autism Research in TSC →

Duration:00:33:45

Episode 34: Celebrating 20 Years of Comedy for a Cure

4/1/2022
In this episode of TSC Now, host Dan Klein recognizes the 20th Anniversary Comedy for a Cure® on Sunday, April 3 at the Avalon in Hollywood, California! To kick off the celebration, Dan learns about the past and present of this amazing event from some dedicated volunteers, and interviews one of this year’s honorees. First, Dan … Continue reading Episode 34: Celebrating 20 Years of Comedy for a Cure →

Duration:00:33:18

Episode 33: Noema, Basimglurant and a New Clinical Trial for Seizures in TSC

2/7/2022
In a very special early episode of TSC Now, host Dan Klein recognizes International #EpilepsyDay and the kickoff of the second annual Seizure Action Plan Awareness Week. In November 2020, a collaboration of three non-profit organizations, the TSC Alliance, Dravet Syndrome Foundation and Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome (LGS) Foundation, launched the Seizure Action Plan (SAP) Coalition to educate people … Continue reading Episode 33: Noema, Basimglurant and a New Clinical Trial for Seizures in TSC →

Duration:00:25:49

Episode 32: The 2022 World TSC Conference

1/28/2022
In the first episode of TSC Now in 2022, host Dan Klein provides an overview of the upcoming 2022 World TSC Conference, co-hosted by Tuberous Sclerosis Complex International (TSCi), which will be held July 28-31, 2022 and will bring together 1,000 participants from around the globe, including families and individuals with TSC, caregivers, healthcare professionals, … Continue reading Episode 32: The 2022 World TSC Conference →

Duration:00:17:33

Episode 31: The Present and Future of TSC & LAM Research

12/22/2021
In the final episode of TSC Now in 2021, host Dan Klein recaps the 2021 Virtual International TSC & LAM Research Conference: Driving Discoveries Beyond Boundaries, presented by Greenwich Biosciences and the Rothberg Institute of Childhood Diseases and co-hosted by the TSC Alliance® and The LAM Foundation. The conference brought together 179 people from 18 countries including … Continue reading Episode 31: The Present and Future of TSC & LAM Research →

Duration:00:31:39

Episode 30: Infantile Spasms Awareness Week 2021

11/30/2021
In Episode 30 of TSC Now, host Dan Klein kicks of Infantile Spams Awareness Week 2021, an initiative from the Infantile Spasms Action Network (ISAN) that runs December 1-7. ISAN is a collaboration of 32 national and international entities, including the TSC Alliance, focused on raising awareness for infantile spasms, a devastating type of seizure … Continue reading Episode 30: Infantile Spasms Awareness Week 2021 →

Duration:00:15:06

Episode 29: The TSC Navigator

10/29/2021
In Episode 29 of TSC Now, host Dan Klein highlights TSC Navigator, an easy-to-use, interactive online tool to help guide individuals and families through the complexities of tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) across the lifespan, proactively manage their care and live their fullest lives. TSC Navigator was launched in October 2021 and includes sections on “Beginning … Continue reading Episode 29: The TSC Navigator →

Duration:00:24:44

Episode 28: Comedy for a Cure® 2021!

9/30/2021
In a very special episode of TSC Now, host Dan Klein provides a sneak peek of the 19.5 Annual Comedy for a Cure® on Sunday October 17 at 7:30 pm Eastern/ 4:30 pm Pacific! This will be a hybrid event, so if you live in Southern California and are fully vaccinated you can attend in-person … Continue reading Episode 28: Comedy for a Cure® 2021! →

Duration:00:43:07

Episode 27: Going Back to School and Caring for the Caregiver

8/31/2021
In Episode 27 of TSC Now, host Dan Klein learns how parents can prepare for the start of a new school year despite the ongoing pandemic. Dan also talks to a licensed professional counselor to get advice on how parents and caregivers can cope with the stress, anxiety and trauma the last year and a half … Continue reading Episode 27: Going Back to School and Caring for the Caregiver →

Duration:00:33:45

Episode 26: The Road to Newborn Screening in TSC

7/29/2021
In Episode 26 of TSC Now, host Dan Klein takes a deep dive into one of the newer and exciting frontiers in TSC research: Newborn Screening. Last Fall, the TSC Alliance hosted an Innovation Workshop that brought together TSC researchers, newborn screening experts and other nonprofits with experience advocating for other diseases to be included … Continue reading Episode 26: The Road to Newborn Screening in TSC →

Duration:00:45:14

Episode 25: Lymphangioleiomyomatosis & Worldwide LAM Awareness Month (#WWLAM)

6/30/2021
In Episode 25 of TSC Now, host Dan Klein recognizes Worldwide LAM Awareness Month (#WWLAM) by focusing on lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM), a rare lung disease affecting women that is characterized by an abnormal growth of smooth muscle cells, especially in the lungs, lymphatic system and kidneys. LAM is caused by mutations in the same gene(s) as … Continue reading Episode 25: Lymphangioleiomyomatosis & Worldwide LAM Awareness Month (#WWLAM) →

Duration:00:26:14

Episode 24: Achieving Universal Health Coverage and Driving Innovative Research Through Global Collaboration

5/28/2021
It’s the two-year anniversary of TSC Now and we’re celebrating with a new name, the TSC Alliance! If you missed our announcement on May 16, the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance has changed our name to the TSC Alliance to reflect how the organization has evolved over the years and with the name change we also have … Continue reading Episode 24: Achieving Universal Health Coverage and Driving Innovative Research Through Global Collaboration →

Duration:00:43:56

Episode 23: Autism Spectrum Disorder in TSC and TACERN

4/30/2021
In Episode 23 of TSC Now, host Dan Klein recognizes World Autism Month and Autism Acceptance Month by learning more about autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC). ASD occurs in nearly 50% of children with TSC, significantly higher the rate in the general population (roughly 1% worldwide). Additionally, there is a very … Continue reading Episode 23: Autism Spectrum Disorder in TSC and TACERN →

Duration:00:24:19

Episode 22: Overcoming Hurdles with Health Plans and Specialty Pharmacies

3/30/2021
In Episode 22 of TSC Now, host Dan Klein explores overcoming hurdles in healthcare, specifically to help parents/caregivers and individuals with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) navigate issues with access to medications, changes to their health plans and how to best communicate with specialty pharmacies. This episode is sponsored by Greenwich Biosciences. Disclaimer: Greenwich Biosciences utilized … Continue reading Episode 22: Overcoming Hurdles with Health Plans and Specialty Pharmacies →

Duration:00:44:43

Episode 21: Noema, Basimglurant and a New Clinical Trial for Seizures in TSC

2/8/2021
In a very special early episode of TSC Now, host Dan Klein recognizes International #EpilepsyDay and the first day of the first-ever Seizure Action Plan Awareness Week. In November, a collaboration of three non-profit organizations, the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance (TS Alliance), the Dravet Syndrome Foundation and the Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome (LGS) Foundation, launched the Seizure Action … Continue reading Episode 21: Noema, Basimglurant and a New Clinical Trial for Seizures in TSC →

Duration:00:19:56