About the Authors
Tanvi is an administrative assistant for OurSpace Acupuncture and you can see her smiling face behind the front desk, usually writing & researching blogs posts and helping patients sign in. For the past five years before she started at OurSpace, Tanvi volunteered with the Smithsonian's Freer-Sackler Museums, so she can give you great tips on getting around DC. She graduated from GW with a Master's in medical anthropology, where should found her passion for how eastern and western medicines interact socially and culturally. When she is not behind the desk, she is helping with Sterling Rescue squad as an EMT, running, studying, or enjoying life. From acupuncture, she has learned that healing takes patience and patients need healing (not just medicine).