The Future of PSC Research and PSC Partners Research Priorities: An Interview with PSC Partners Director of Research Strategy Dr. Ruth-Anne Pai
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PSC Partners Seeking a Cure is pleased to present Living With PSC, a podcast moderated by Niall McKay. Each month, this podcast explores the latest research and knowledge about primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC), a rare liver disease. From patient stories, to the latest research updates from PSC experts, to collaborations that are necessary to find better treatments and a cure, this podcast has it all!In episode 29, Host Niall McKay talks with Dr. Ruth-Anne Pai, PhD, PSC Partners Director of Research Strategy. They discuss the future of PSC research, the importance of patient voice and participation, PSC Partners research priorities, and more. "We, as a community, with the patient voice, are prioritizing the most important questions," says Pai, adding that three primary areas of focus have been identified, so far. "Having a Patient-Reported Outcome Measure (PROM), surrogate endpoints, and an external control arm (will), we hope, accelerate and improve the rate of success for clinical trials."