Medidata is a Founding Co-Sponsor of this Important Program on Health and Wellness in the Latinx Community, and Helps Promote Diversity and Inclusion in Clinical Trials
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Medidata, a Dassault Systèmes company, is pleased to congratulate “Tu Salud Tu Familia” for its win in the category of Health/Science – Program/Special at the 62nd Capital Emmy® Awards presented by the National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Medidata is a founding co-sponsor of “Tu Salud Tu Familia,” a weekly broadcast medical education program on Telemundo Washington D.C. for the Latinx community focused on the value, results, and importance of different health issues. It was created and is hosted by Dr. Fabian Sandoval, CEO and Medical Director, Emerson Clinical Research Institute.
Medidata, along with Genentech, has been sponsoring the program since its inception in 2019, recognizing the importance of sharing medical information with diverse audiences. Medidata is committed to driving greater diversity in clinical trials and broadening patient representation in clinical trials regardless of ethnicity, gender, geographic location, or socioeconomic status.
“’Tu Salud Tu Familia’ is an incredible resource for the Latinx community, providing valuable information on a range of health issues, including clinical trials,” said Jackie Kent, executive vice president and head of product at Medidata. “Dr. Sandoval has been a great friend and professional, and we at Medidata are honored to support him in raising awareness and participation in clinical trials to develop novel medications and treatments.”
Dr. Sandoval founded the Emerson Clinical Research Institute, which largely serves the Latinx community, and has a deep understanding of healthcare-related challenges including language barriers, access, and cost.
“Medidata helps ‘Tu Salud Tu Familia’ and all its viewers get important, timely information on today’s most pressing healthcare issues,” said Dr. Sandoval. “We are grateful to have Medidata’s support and partnership to amplify our message and to help improve our engagement with the community, including sharing information on clinical trial participation. We celebrate this wonderful Emmy Award recognition with them!”
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About Tu Salud Tu Familia
Tu Salud Tu Familia (Your Health Your Family) is a dynamic medical/health news program focused on educating people in the Hispanic/Latinx community. It focuses on health issues, healthy behaviors, and the importance of participating in clinical trials. The show is hosted by renowned physician and researcher Dr. Fabian Sandoval, and features a team of correspondents from across the United States. The Emerson Diversity Health Foundation (EDHF)—a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization—launched Tu Salud Tu Familia in cooperation with Telemundo (WZDC Channel 44) in Washington, DC in 2019.
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