Moving Medicine Forward: Highlighting Humanity and Patient Experience in Clinical Trials


There can be no improvement in medicines without clinical trials. There is no movement forward in healthcare without research. People are at the heart of patient-centric advancements, however it’s not one-size-fits-all. In this panel discussion, we will explore the importance of research participation and representation in improving healthcare outcomes, as well as how researchers are actively making strides to improve the patient experience.


Dan Platt, M.D. (he/him)
Chief Medical Officer, Gryt Health
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Rachel Byrd
Senior Research Coordinator, Gryt Health
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Brian McMahon
Founder, SparkCures
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Cara Stabile, MPH
Associate Director, Patient Engagement Capabilities, Bristol Myers Squibb
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Dr. Karriem Watson
Chief Engagement Officer, NIH All of Us Research Program
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