• 2019 Calendar of Events

    Below is a preview of the 2019 Calendar of Events (Workshops, Webinars, Training and Conferences)

    January 16: Webinar 12pm – 1pm Substance Wellness in the Workplace: New Issues & New Solutions – Lisa McLaughlin, Workit Health

    February 13: Workshop 8am – 10am (rescheduled to April 10th) Supporting Employees Across Their Spectrum of Needs – Panel Discussion at Beaumont Service Center, Conference Center, 26901 Beaumont Blvd., Southfield, MI 48033

    March 6: Webinar 12pm – 1pm Total Worker Health – Glorian Sorensen, Center for Work, Health and Wellbeing, Harvard School of Public Health

    April 10: Workshop 8am – 10am (rescheduled from Feb 13th) Supporting Employees Across Their Spectrum of Needs – Panel Discussion at  at Health Alliance Plan 1414 E. Maple Rd. Troy, MI 48083

    May 16: Spring Conference 8am – 4pm at GVSU – L. William Seidman Center, 50 Front Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

    (sponsorship opportunities)

    • Toward Health Equity and Diverse Engagement: How the University of Michigan’s Workplace Well-being Initiative is Addressing Social Determinants of Health presented by Karen Schmidt, MPH and Ashley Weigl, MPH, MSW at MHealthy at University of Michigan
    • Driving Wellness Program Engagement to Promote a Healthier and More Productive Workforce presented by Jill Lundin, MS, CWWPM, CWP, Manager, Health Education and Promotion Center of Excellence, Medicine and Occupational Health – Global at ExxonMobil Corporation
    • Prioritizing our own Health and Well-being – Wellness Professionals in 2019:  Healthy, Productive and Connected presented by Alisa Craig, MS, Administrator of Wellness & Population Health at Hurley Medical Center
    • Prevention in the 21st Century: A Public Health Approach presented by Ranelle Brew, Ed.D., CHES, Department Chair & Associate Professor, Public Health at Grand Valley State University, 2019 GLC-SOPHE, President
    • Conscious Productivity: Mindfulness for Transformational Leadership presented by Maria Malayter, PhD and Carin Dehmer, MS, CWP, CWWS

    July 10: Webinar 12pm – 1pm Money Comes Alive – An uplifting look at that what gets us down about money and the surprisingly simple fix – Peter Frampton, Color Accounting

    September 18-19: Two-Day Fall Conference 8am – 4pm

    (sponsorship opportunities)
    Day 1 Pre-Conference Workshop Training: Get to What Matters: Tools to Transform Your Conversations in the Workplace and Beyond by Wendy Lynch at Marsh & McLennan Agency 3331 West Big Beaver Road, Suite 200, Troy, Michigan 48084
    Day 2 Conference Presentations: Finessing the Art & Embracing the Science of Workplace Wellness at MSU MEC 811 W Square Lake Rd, Troy, MI 48098

    • Is Wellness a Service, Science, or Someplace-In-Between? – Dee Edington
    • 103 Challenges: Become a Better Leader – Tad Mitchell, WellRight
    • Creating a Wow Factor that Lasts – Julie Wilkes, Accenture
    • Employer Case Study: Using Your Corporate Culture as a Compass to Foster Wellbeing – Amy Dennis, Lacks Enterprises
    • What does the science REALLY say about what we need for lifestyle change – Kate Wolin, Interactive Health

    November 13: Workshop 8am – 10am Employer Case Study -Ultimate Software (Ranked#5 in 2018 Best Workplaces for Diversity list by Fortune and Great Place to Work) at Marsh & McLennan Agency 3331 West Big Beaver Road, Suite 200, Troy, Michigan 48084