July 28, 2021
Innovations That Are Changing Lives
Join us for an in-depth look at the importance of setting up clinical trials in the communities who need them most. Plus, one mother’s fight to create awareness of Lynch syndrome, and the importance of tumor testing in genetic cancer.
Abbott is a company that makes everything from nutritional supplements to life-saving medical devices. They are trying to demystify the world of clinical trials and make them more accessible to the people who could benefit the most from them.
Lynch syndrome is an inherited, genetic mutation that is associated with an increased risk of endometrial, gastric, and ovarian cancers. It is also the number one cause of inherited colorectal cancer.
Stay tuned for the latest innovations in health and nutrition.
Olga Villaverde is joined by Dr. Maria-Amelia Rodrigues, a Radiation Oncologist with Miami Cancer Institute, for a closer look at an innovative breast cancer radiation therapy.
We are joined by Dr. Sivan Kinberg, Director of the Pediatric Intestinal Rehabilitation Center at Columbia University in New York, to learn about the importance of fatty acids and calories in parenteral nutrition.