Workplace Wellness Forum Resources and Tools

Updated:Oct 18,2012


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2012 Workplace Wellness Forum
Sponsored by National Diagnostic Services

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Provided by Beaumont Health System
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Panel A:  Wellness Without a Budget

Keynote Address:  Laura Hoag, ”Wellness: The Return on Your Investment”

Panel B: Company Perspectives: What’s Working and Why
 Breakout Sessions:
  • Coaching and Social Support: Driving Behavior Change –
    Dr. Kathleen Dindoff, Wellness Consultant 
  • Carrot or Stick: Real engagement strategies –
    Denise Williams, PhD, MS, Associate Director, Wellness and Risk Reduction Services, MHealthy 
    MHealthy - Carrot or Stick
  • The Real Impact of Wellness in the Workplace (split presentation) –
    Bethany Thayer of Henry Ford Health System
    Henry Ford Health System Wellness in the Workplace

    Heather Glowacz of R.L. Polk 
    Wellness in the Workplace
  • Role of Social Media/Networking in Wellness –
    Kristine Adams, Social Media Consultant
American Heart Association resources:

   Detroit Heart Walk

   Meritor Lifestyle Change Award   
   Lifestyle Nomination Form 2012

   Fit Friendly Company Criteria 
   Fit Friendly Company Application Criteria

Upcoming events:

   Volunteer Orientation (phone conference)
   Orientation Flyer
   April 3, Noon—1 p.m.
   Call in: Dial: 866-459-4199     Then enter: 8753292#
   RSVP: Amy Figot, 248.936.5828 or
   National Walking Day www.startwalkingnow.orgLocally sponsored by
   Wednesday, April 4
   A nationwide call-to-action for Americans to adopt a healthy lifestyle. 
   Join thousands across the nation as they wear their sneakers   
   to work and pledge to start a Healthier lifestyle as part of this annual event.
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   Detroit Heart Ball (MGM Grand Hotel) 
   Heart Ball invite
   April 28, Reception and Silent Auction 6 p.m.;  Dinner and Program 7:30 p.m.
   For information, please contact Kathy Kauffmann at  248-936-5820 or  Kelli Dobner at 248-936-5804.
   May is American Stroke Month
   For more information, contact Stefanie Worth at 248-936-5832
Heart Walks

   Detroit Heart Walk (Ford  Field)
   May 12, 8 a.m. — Noon
   For more information, call 248-936-5782 or email

   Ann Arbor Heart Walk (Washtenaw Community College)
   May 19, 8:30 a.m.—Noon