On this episode of Sequenced, we talk to Katherine Wilemon, founder and CEO of the FH Foundation, and Dr. Jill Hagenkord, Color’s Chief Medical Officer, about Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH), an inherited high cholesterol disorder. Katherine and Dr. Hagenkord discuss what differentiates FH from garden variety high cholesterol, why FH is underdiagnosed in the U.S., and how an FH diagnosis can impact an individual’s family members.
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On this special episode of Sequenced, Dr. Brawley and Dr. Len, Chief Medical Officer and Deputy Chief Medical Officer, of the American Cancer Society join us to discuss the newsworthiness of cancer research, cancer prevention strategies, and the future of healthcare. The American Cancer Society is committed to freeing the world from cancer and is focused on cancer research, sharing expert perspectives, and increasing awareness for cancer prevention.
Dr. Carlos Bustamante, Professor of Biomedical Data Science and Genetics at Stanford and MacArthur “Genius” Fellow, shares his insights on population genetics and analyzing genome-wide patterns of variation to address fundamental questions in biology, anthropology, and medicine.
Dr. Eric Topol, Professor of Genomics at The Scripps Research Institute and one of the world's foremost experts in digital medicine, discusses the digital health revolution and how technology is changing the way that consumers manage their healthcare. Topol is author of the books The Creative Destruction of Medicine and The Patient Will See You Now and editor in chief of Medscape. He was voted the Most Influential Physician Executive in a poll by Modern Healthcare.
Paige More (AKA 'Paige Previvor') and her mother Robin speak with Abby Cuffey of Woman's Day about Paige's experience testing positive for the BRCA1 gene mutation at age 24, and what being a previvor means to her and her family.
Greg Simon, Director of the Biden Cancer Initiative and previously the Executive Director of the White House Cancer Moonshot Task Force, discusses the impetus behind Cancer Moonshot and how the public and private sectors can collaborate to accelerate progress toward cancer cures.
On this episode of Sequenced, we talk to Lindsay Avner, Founder and CEO of Bright Pink, about her journey as a BRCA mutation carrier, why she founded Bright Pink, and how women can be advocates for their own health.
Aneesh Chopra, the United States’ first Chief Technology Officer under President Barack Obama, sat down with Color’s CEO and co-founder Othman Laraki, to discuss the intersection between data and healthcare.