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IN ALPHA ORDER
DR. LAWRENCE AFRIN

Dr. Afrin is considered the leading expert in Mast Cell Activation Syndrome. He also authored the renowned book Never Bet Against Occam: Mast Cell Activation Disease and the Modern Epidemics of Chronic Illness and Medical Complexity. 

mastcellresearch.com

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VALERIE GRISSOM

A mother of four, with a seven-year-old boy who has MCAS. Valerie juggles her busy life while trying her best to keep her son healthy.

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FELICITY MARSHALL

Felicity, a UK native, has traveled the world looking for effective treatments for her mast cell activation syndrome and chronic illnesses. 

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DR. RON TOMPKINS

Dr. Ron Tompkins is Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School and the Chief of Trauma, Burns and Surgical Critical Care Service at Massachusetts General Hospital. He also is the founding director of the Center for Surgery, Science and Bioengineering and the Center for Engineering and Medicine.

 DR. TANIA DEMPSEY

 

Dr. Dempsey, MD, is a Specialist in Mystery Illnesses, including chronic diseases and autoimmune disorders. She practices alongside Dr. Afrin in New York at Armonk Integrative Medicine.

drtaniadempsey.com

ASHOK GUPTA

Ashok Gupta MA(Cantab), MSc, is the creator of the Gupta Program, as well as the Program Clinic Director. Gupta Program Brain Retraining™ is a revolutionary neuroplasticity and holistic health program for chronic conditions.

guptaprogram.com

DR. ILENE RUHOY

Dr. Ruhoy, MD, PhD, is a Neurologist and the founder of the Center for Healing Neurology in Seattle, WA.

https://www.centerforhealingneurology.com/ilene-ruhoy-md-phd/

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DR. WENZHONG XIAO

Dr. Wenzhong Xiao, is the Director of the Inflammation & Metabolism Computational Center, Massachusetts General Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Surgery (Bioinformatics) at Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, US.

DR. GILLIAN EHRLICH

 

Dr. Gillian Ehrlich, ARNP, DNP, is a Family Nurse Practitioner and an Ayurvedic Practitioner, currently practicing at the Center for Healing Neurology in Seattle, WA.

centerforhealingneurology.com/gillian-ehrlich-arnp-dnp

DR. DAVID
KAUFMAN

Dr. Kaufman, MD, specializes in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Dysautonomia, Mast Cell Activation, Autoimmune diseases, and Chronic Infections. He has his own practice in California, Center for Complex Diseases and works with Center for Healing Neurology in Seattle, WA.

centerforcomplexdiseases.business.site

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KEEYA STEEL

Keeya was diagnosed with Mast Cell Activation Syndrome, as well as other related chronic illnesses in 2015. She now runs her own website/blog where she shares her often isolating experience with MCAS.

hellsbellsandmastcells.com

Film Team

JANEE PENNINGTON-WATSON
 EXECUTIVE PRODUCER / PRODUCER

Janee Pennington-Watson is a film producer who has battled MCAS & MCS for decades. LIFE INVERTED is the result of her mission to educate the masses about chronic illness and the alarming level of everyday toxic exposure in today's world. 

janeepennington.com

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COLIN WATSON
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Colin Watson is an Executive Producer who has a passion for films with substance and an important message.

JAMES HUGHES
DIRECTOR

James Hughes is a Oscar qualifying writer, producer, and director based in London, UK. He is also the owner of the award-winning production company, Sunset Aperture. 

thejameshughes.com

JOSE GARRIDO
FILM EDITOR

Jose Garrido has an extensive and impressive career in film editing, specializing in documentaries. He has worked with BBC, National Geographic, The History Channel, and many more. 

editorcv.com

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ORION CRAWFORD
MUSIC CONSULTANT

Orion Crawford has been composing music for the film and television industry since the early 1980's. He has worked on such projects as Bridesmaids, The Matrix: Reloaded, Behind Enemy Lines, and Titanic. This was a personal project for Orion, as he has Multiple Chemical Sensitivity.