Worksite Wellness Council of Massachusetts (WWCMA) Announces 4th Annual Conference Keynote Speakers
Monday, May 18, 2015
Posted by: Kristina Weljkovic
Boston, MA – May 18, 2015 – The Worksite Wellness Council of Massachusetts (WWCMA) has announced the keynote speakers for the 4th Annual WWCMA Conference. The conference will take place Tuesday, September 2015 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA. The 2015 conference theme and agenda is “What’s in Your Wellness Playbook? Building a Fun & Successful Game Plan!’ and will feature keynote speakers Dr. David Katz and Laura Putnam.
Dr. Katz, a widely supported nominee for the position of U.S. Surgeon General, is the founding director of Yale University’s Yale-Griffin Prevent Research Center and the Integrative Medicine Center at Griffin Hospital. He holds the title of the President of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, the editor-in-chief of the Childhood Obesity journal, and the Chief Science Officer for Nuval LLC. Dr. Katz was also recognized by Greatist.com as one of the 100 most influential people in health and fitness in the world for the past three years.
Laura Putnam, author of Workplace Wellness That Works, is the founder and CEO of Motion Infusion, a well-being consulting firm that provides creative solutions in the area of engagement, behavior change, and human performance. Recently awarded an American Heart Association 2020 Impact Award, Laura has worked with a range of organizations from Fortune 500s to government agencies and nonprofits. She also serves as the Chair of the American Heart Association’s Greater Bay Area 2020 Task Force.
The WWCMA wellness conference is a must-attend event for the top wellness leaders and implementers who want to share their best practices, success stories, and ideas on building a fun and successful game plan. Over 250 employers, worksite health promotion professionals, and human resource professionals will come together to learn and collaborate at one of the premier event locations in the state.
Early bird rates are available until July 17, 2015.
Register today at http://bit.ly/1wboGsE.
The Worksite Wellness Council of Massachusetts (WWCMA) is the preeminent, independent, and objective resource for health promotion in the workplace. A 501c3 not-for-profit member organization, WWCMA champions wellness programs that help employers encourage healthy employees, healthy families, and healthy communities across the Commonwealth. The council offers innovative wellness best practice programs, training, and events along with insightful resources and tools to help educate and advance Massachusetts organizations and their corporate wellness teams. Visit us at wwcma.org and follow us @WorkWellMass.