Jarvik berates NY Times in letter

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Dr. Robert Jarvik berated The New York Times in a March 3 letter for calling him a “pitchman” rather than a “spokesman” and said the congressional investigation of the Lipitor campaign “sent a chilling message to other medical experts not to participate” in DTC advertisements. 

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