Conference Schedule

Conference Schedule
   (All times are Eastern)

Wednesday, September 29

 9:00 am - 10:45 am ​
Keynote: Activating Our Best Selves to Promote Equity & Justice
Laura Morgan Roberts, PhD
​ 11:00 am - 12:05 pm 
​ Concurrent Sessions

 HAIR Initiative: Activating Barbers & Stylists as Agents of Change - Brown and Randolph

 ​Closing the Health-Wealth Gap:  Lessons from the Women's Health & Money @ Work Program - Friedman

​ Do Workplace Health  Promotion (Wellness)  Programs   Work? What Does the Latest Research Tell Us? - Goetzel
​ 1:45 pm - 2:50 pm 
​ Concurrent Sessions

Leadership Support for a Culture of Well-being - Allen and Safeer

​ Staying Above the Fray: Resiliency Skills and Adaptation Strategies in Troubled Times -  Seaward

 Socially Connected Communities are Good for Business - Wilkerson
​ 3:15 pm - 4:20 pm 
​ Concurrent Sessions

   ​Using a Complexity Framework to Address Workplace Challenges - Blacker

 ​Realizing the Impact of Healing Justice in Practice - Dunn

Thursday​ , September 30

 9:00 am - 10:45 am ​
Keynote Conversation: How Health Promotion Can Help Ensure We Are Greater Than and Greater For The Sum of Us
Heather McGhee
 11:00 am - 12:05 pm ​
​ Concurrent Sessions

​ Honoring Intersectionality—Challenging Cultural Stereotypes in Suicide Prevention Programming - Brinley

Health Inequities in the Workplace - Is it Time to  Rethink our Approach to Health Promotion Programs? - Sherman 

 Mental Health – It’s Not Just Therapy - Torizzo
 1:45 pm - 2:50 pm ​
​ Concurrent Sessions

 Advocating for Caregiving Infrastructure -  Alexander

 ​The Neuroscience of Wellness: Leveraging Neuroscience to Enhance Wellness - Garzon

​ Best Practice Makes Perfect: How to Achieve Better Outcomes in Health and Well-being - Moseley and Shaughnessey
  3:15 pm - 4:20 pm ​
​ Concurrent Sessions

​ Changes in Health Risk During the Pandemic: Implications for the Future of Workplace Wellness Strategies - Amell

Black Bodies, Green Spaces, White Minds: The Nature of Pandemics, Protests and Prejudice - Roberts

Friday​, October 1

 9:00 am - 10:45 am ​
Keynote: Eating Like the World Depends on It  
  David Katz, MD, MPH, FACPM, FACP, FACLM

​ 11:00 am - 12:05 pm 
​ Concurrent Sessions

​ Getting Over the Gender Binary in Physical Activity -Adams

 Using Systems Thinking to Strengthen                   Organizational and Employee Wellbeing - Kalkman

​ Resilience in First Responders and Athletes:  Applications for Optimal Mental Health, Wellness, and Performance - Swoap
1:45 pm - 2:50 pm​ 
​ Concurrent Sessions

​ Creating Ecosystems for Healthy Lifestyles - O'Donnell

​ Leveling Up in Action: Tackling the 4 Levels of Influences That Shape Our Behaviors - Putnam and Riedinger