Barbara Spivak, MD
Dr. Spivak is an Internal medicine specialist focused primarily on treating adults. She is schooled in treating the whole body, not just the internal organs, and sees patients for a variety of conditions and complaints. Also known as internists, these doctors often work as general practitioners. Patients see an internist for an annual checkup and diagnosis, as well as for treatment and management of acute and chronic illnesses (including prescriptions for medications). Preventive medicine and patient education are often emphasized.
Damaged Care: The Musical Comedy About Health Care in America, written and performed by Greg LaGana, M.D., and Barry Levy, M.D., highlights issues of concern to healthcare workers, patients, and others.
SENSOREE crafts wearable technology and interactive installations promoting 'extimacy' or externalized intimacy.