The State of Possible Podcast is a unique podcast that will feature candid, timely, and thoughtful conversations between MassBio’s President & CEO, Bob Coughlin, and a collection of the best and brightest minds in the global life sciences sector.
Episode 2: How Biopharma & Providers Can Work Together to Address Health Inequities
COVID-19 has put a spotlight on health inequities in our country, with minority populations being impacted at a disproportionate rate. In this episode, host Bob Coughlin and his guests, Kate Walsh, President and CEO at Boston Medical Center and Chirfi Guindo, Executive Vice President, Head of Global Product Strategy & Commercialization at Biogen explore the issues around health inequity and possible solutions.
Episode 1: State of the Biopharma Industry
Dr. Michelle McMurry-Heath, President & CEO of BIO, and John Maraganore, CEO of Alnylam, join Bob Coughlin, President & CEO of MassBio and a leading voice for the biotechnology industry, to discuss the biopharma industry’s response to COVID-19, its efforts to reduce health inequities, and more.
In this episode, the three shed light on the biopharma industry’s incredible efforts in developing potential tests, treatments, and vaccines for COVID-19, and what that means for patients, future drug development research, and the perception of the industry. They also examine the disparity of care for minority populations and how the industry should respond to that need; clinically, socially, and culturally.
Trailer – State of Possible Podcast
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