Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Premiere of CHI Patient Perspectives Series

CHI released its premiere podcast episode of its CHI Patient Perspective Series. The series examines patient experiences throughout the healthcare continuum, and touches on topics ranging from access to information and care, to breakthrough research improving quality of life, to solutions to the problems of rising healthcare costs and bureaucracy.

In this premiere episode Loring Leeds, clinical trial participant at City of Hope, discusses his journey to find a cure for HIV and AIDS-related lymphoma, the biases he faced as a patient and the miracle turnaround he experienced in a clinical trial of an experimental treatment at City of Hope.

To download the podcast, visit or download it on iTunes and other podcast directories. New installments of the podcast will be launched regularly and will be available on the CHI Web site for convenient listening. To subscribe to the series click on the RSS Feed .

If you have questions or issues downloading or subscribing to the series please contact Tiffany Taluban, CHI's public relations coordinator at or 858-551-6677.For sponsorship opportunities or if you have patients you would like to be featured in future episodes contact Nicole Beckstrand, CHI's director of communications, or 858-551-6677.

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