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Harry Haroutunian, MD has nearly five decades experience in medicine with extensive experience the treatment of addiction including serving as the Physician Director of the Betty Ford Center and The Beach House Malibu.  He is currently providing Concierge Addiction Medicine treatment and Clinical Diagnostic Evaluations in Rancho Mirage, CA

John Breen is a sports physiologist and an elite multi-sport coach and athlete. His athletes have medaled at the world championships, competed at the Olympic Trials, and raced internationally. John founded Fitness in Recovery in 2015 to give back to the recovery community.

Sidra Ghafoor, MD is a double board certified addiction psychiatrist in the Greater Philadelphia Area.  She is the medical director at The Wedge Recovery Centers. She is the co-founder and current president of Fitness in Recovery.   


Glenn Pransky, MD is the President and Chair of the Board of Directors of Massachusetts Physician Health Services. He is Associate Professor, Departments of Family Medicine and Community Health at UMass-Chan Medical School. Dr. Pransky is board certified in occupational medicine and internal medicine, and has co-authored over 130 articles in the scientific literature.  He has served on the PHS Clinical Advisory Committee since 1992, and chairs the PHS Impact and Research Committee.   

Mark Albanese, MD  is the Medical Director of Massachusetts Physician Health Services. Dr. Albanese is a graduate of Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and has more than thirty years of experience as a psychiatrist specializing in addiction psychiatry.  He served on the PHS Clinical Advisory Committee for more than 20 years. Most recently, Dr. Albanese was Medical Director for Addictions at Cambridge Health Alliance. He is an assistant professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and is board-certified in both psychiatry and 
addiction psychiatry.  

Mary Behnkee,  BSN, RN, RxYT, CHTP  earned her 
Associate Degree in Nursing at College of Lake County Gray Lake, IL followed by her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing at Alverno College in Milwaukee and has over 28 years of clinical nursing experience.  She is an expert in numerous healing and wellness modalities including Healing Touch, Reiki, Acupressure, Yoga and Cranio-Sacral Therapy.