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Creating cultural competency within healthcare organizations is key for patients, making cultural competency a priority can improve their outcomes.  Eloiza Domingo of Astellas Pharma US discusses the importance of cultural competency within the industry and unpacks how diversity and inclusion improves patient outcomes. Take a listen below.


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This week’s guest, Dr. Sir Michael Jacobs, Infectious Diseases Physician & Clinical Director of Infection at the Royal Free Hospital joins the show. Dr. Jacobs was awarded a knighthood for his work on Ebola and continues to do incredible work around infectious diseases.

During our time together (virtually of course), he outlines what is being learned about COVID-19 and how these learnings impact treatment. Take a listen below.


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Dr. Joseph Habboushe, Emergency Medicine Physician at NYU and CEO of MDCalc, shares his experience of combating COVID-19 from the ground in NYC. Take a listen below and thank you Dr. Habboushe for all the important work you’re doing to combat COVID-19.


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W2O’s newest team member, Bryan Specht is this week’s guest on What2Know! He chats about his new role at W2O, the consumerization, and digitization of healthcare, and shares key lessons learned amid COVID-19. Take a listen below.


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During COVID-19, it’s essential for organizations to communicate effectively to their key stakeholders, particularly their employees. Ellen Gerstein, Head of Content & Employee Advocacy at Pfizer, and Managing Director of W2O, Wendy Carhart, discuss best practices for organizations to follow. Take a listen below.


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There are actions our leaders and society can take to combat the coronavirus. Dilawar Syed, President & CEO of Lumiata, discusses necessary steps to fight COVID-19, he shares the role government is currently playing, plus he unpacks how AI can be part of the solution. Take a listen below.

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Dr. Angela Rasmussen, Associate Research Scientist at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, discusses misconceptions around the coronavirus, the importance of investment in public health, and what we all can do about COVID-19.

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We took a short break, but we’re back! This week, Rob Butcher, President & CEO of Swim Across America joins the show. He shares the importance of funding cancer research, discusses how his organization raises money to support research, plus he gives two solid book recommendations. Take a listen below and if you’re interested in getting involved check out the Swim Across America website.


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Conducting clinical trials properly is essential for participation. Ken Getz, Deputy Director & Research Professor at Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development, unpacks how to design clinical trials well and he shares how technology has changed the industry. Plus, he discusses the latest edition of his book, The Gift of Participation.

Take a listen to the final What2Know episode of 2019, looking forward to seeing you all in 2020!


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This week Abby Hayes, Managing Director of W2O is the special guest host of What2Know. She chats with Nikole Hannah Jones, Investigative Reporter at The New York Times Magazine and Creator of The 1619 Project. During their time, Nikole discusses racial inequities within healthcare, she shares her perspective on what it will take to reverse these biases, plus she gives a great vacation recommendation.

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Investing in medical devices involves a critical eye for innovation and a passion for making the world a healthier place.

Dennis McWilliams of Santé Ventures and SparkMed Advisors dives into this, he predicts the future of healthcare, plus he gives his 6,200-page book recommendation on this week’s episode of What2Know.


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WSJ Women in the Workplace is an event that brings together business leaders to have a real conversation about how managers, executives and companies can be better at building inclusive workplaces.

Brooke Bullen, Group Director of W2O, Abby Hayes, Managing Director of W2O and Jennifer Shaugnessy, Managing Director of W2O, share key learnings from the event on this week’s episode of What2Know. Take a listen below.


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I’ve done over 120 What2Know episodes and it’s been a real treat to pick the brains of some the world’s brightest, most unique, and unequivocally innovative people. I love interviewing others, learning who they are as professionals, but more so, learning who they are as people.

This week’s episode was a unique pleasure because, I went from interviewer to interviewee, I hopped on the other side of the mic to share more about who I am. I had the pleasure of being interviewed by my friend, Lisa Kalfus, VP of Marketing at Wente Family Estates. During our time, I share my unique journey into the marketing and communications world, Lisa and I reflect on work W2O has done in partnership with Wente, plus I share my admiration of Queen Cleopatra. Lastly, I talk about two books that really left an impact on me. Take a listen below.


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We have an incredibly special episode of What2Know this week. Delaney Tarr, Lauren Hogg, Co-Founders of March For Our Lives, and Board Member, Ariel Hobbs join the show. They chat about leveraging social media to create a movement, they open up about the challenges of activism, plus share some of their favorite albums.

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Making space for diversity and inclusion is critical in every industry. Contrary to popular belief, these terms are not interchangeable, they are vastly different, but equally important. As D&I expert Verna Myers said, “Diversity is being invited to the party; inclusion is being asked to dance.”

After his keynote fireside chat at #PRovoke19, I had the opportunity to chat with Dr. Michael Lomax, President & CEO of the United Negro College Fund. During our time we discussed the importance of D&I, the impact of UNCF’s work, and his affinity for bel canto-style opera. Take a listen below.


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Meeting patients where they are, through actionable and personalized healthcare experiences, is essential for both them and their caregivers.

This week’s What2Know guest, Carina Edwards, CEO of Quil Health, dives into this, the power of tech within health, and her secret life as an introvert on today’s episode. Take a listen below.


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We have a very special episode of What2Know to share on the International Day of the Girl!

This week, Diana Kapp, Writer, Journalist and Author of “Girls Who Run the World” joins the show. During our time she shared the purpose behind writing her book, she unpacked how we can all contribute to real progress for women, and she delves into the reason behind her recent open-letter to Forbes.

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Establishing health citizenship is critical for better health outcomes. So what how do we move forward to achieve this?

Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, Author, Health Economist & Advisor of THINK-Health joins the show to discuss key trends in health consumerism, health economics, and her latest book. Take a listen below.


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Building the World’s Greatest Internship requires collaboration and creativity.

On this week’s episode, Paulo Simas, Chief Creative Officer of W2O and Trevor Hubbard, CEO & Executive Creative Director of Butchershop, discuss partnering to build the ideal internship.

Plus, we chat about Portuguese, La Croix, and I bet you can’t guess one of Trevor’s former jobs. This episode was a lot of fun, take a listen below.


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Regardless of your industry, whether you’re in healthcare or tech, being an elite executive demands bravery.

This week’s guest, Robin Toft, Author and CEO & Founder of Toft Group, unpacks how execs can learn to be fearless. Plus, she shares why diversity and gender inclusion is sound for business, and discusses her latest book, which can you purchase here or listen to here.

You’re going to find this one incredibly valuable, take a listen below.


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