Performing Health benefits from the active involvement of experts across multiple disciplines who share a mission to help emerging dancers and athletes achieve peak performance. Members of our Advisory Panel are experienced advocates in medicine and health, dance and sports, arts, education, and business.

Performing Health is deeply grateful to our Advisory Panel for lending their expertise.


Dr. Adrienne Stevens, Founder

Adrienne Stevens, EdD, Founder/President of Performing Health. She received her Doctorate and Masters degrees at Columbia University's Teachers College in Applied Physiology, Movement Sciences, and is a graduate of The Juilliard School, Dance division (BFA). Adrienne is among the faculty in The New Jersey Dance Theater Ensemble, Summit, NJ and Steps NYC conservatory program.

Advisory Panel

Steven N. Blair, PED. Professor, Departments of Exercise Science and Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health                                     University of South Carolina Columbia, SC, USA                      

Derrick D. Brown, MScProgramme Manager; MAS Dance Science, University,  Bern, Switzerland

Ben Caref, PhD. Chief Medical Officer, Medtelligence, Philadelphia,  Pennsylvania, USA 

Ernesta Corvino.  Ballet Master, www.corvinoballet.org  Norwalk, CT, USA

Stefanie Cribb, Pharm D. (Parent Advisor) Senior Medical Science Liaision, Florence, South Carolina, USA

Andrew Drexler, MD.  Endocrinology Private Practise , Los Angeles, California, USA

Robert E. Fullilove, EdD. Associate Dean for Community and Minority Affairs, Professor of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA

Wahida Karmally, DrPH, RD, CDE, CLS, FNLA. Associate Research Scientist,  Lecturer in Dentistry, Director of Nutrition, Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA

Kathleen Wickman Epstein, BSN. President and CEO, Medtelligence,               Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Jennifer Muller.  Artistic Director, Jennifer Muller/The Works, New York,        New York, USA

Manny Rodriguez. Founder and Executive Director, La Fuente Hollywood Treatment Center, Los Angeles, California, USA

Wendy Scinta, MD, MS. Medical Director, Medical Weight Loss of NY, LLC, current President, Obesity Medicine Association, and in private practice, Fayetteville, New York, USA

Adrienne Telemaque, PT. Ballettschule Theater Basel, Basel, Switzerland