Elizabeth Streb: SLAM Elizabeth Streb, dancer, choreographer, talks about her investigation of movement that has led her to make choices which vary from traditional norms. She and her dancers see the rehearsal as a laboratory for testing scientific principles on the body. She invents action ideas which archetypal, noticeable, understandable. The outcome is a mixture of slam dancing,amazing human flight and a wild action sport. Dr. B talks to Elizabeth about how her work impacts the body mechanic and allows the dancers and the people she teaches to prevent injury and maintain their health under the extreme circumstances.
Speaking of Health with Dr. B
David G. Borenstein, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine, The George Washington University Medical Center Partner, Arthritis and Rheumatism Associates, the largest rheumatology practice based in Maryland and Washington, DC.
Dr. Borenstein joined the rheumatology faculty at The George Washington University Medical Center in 1978 and rose to the rank of Professor of Medicine and Neurological Surgery and was the Director of The Spine Center for 6 years. Dr. Borenstein is the author or co-author of more than 100 journal articles and books including Heal Your Back (2011) and Back in Control (2003); and three medical textbooks. Dr. Borenstein is listed in the Best Doctors in America, Who’s Who in America, and named a “top doctor” by Washingtonian Magazine. He was formally the President of the American College of Rheumatology.