Training Opportunities

HEROForum19 | Thriving Organizations: Achieving Wellbeing through Collaboration | September 10-12 |Portland, OR

From cooperation to collaboration, HEROForum19 will feature partnerships that have defied traditional boundaries – leaders, organizations and experts who believe that healthy cultures are prerequisites to health for individuals. This year we will focus on those who profoundly embrace the need for collaboration across disciplines and sectors to effect change. Working Well staff will be presenting in two different breakout sessions. We hope you can join us!

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Eat Well, Work Well | September 18 | 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | University Center of Greenville

What does a healthy food environment look like at work? LiveWell Greenville invites you to attend this forum to learn how to improve your workplace food environment through implementing a healthy food policy and other low-to-no cost initiatives. Attendees will learn from experts in the field about various resources and tools for making policy and environmental changes that support healthy eating in the workplace. The forum includes a panel discussion on worksite nutrition policies for vending, cafeterias, canteens and catered meals.

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From Surviving to Thriving: A Model for Professional Fulfillment | September 18 | 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. | Alhambra Hall, Mt. Pleasant

The Charleston Healthy Business Challenge is hosting a seminar about finding purpose in your personal and professional life. According to National Geographic Explorer and Blue Zones founder Dan Buettner, knowing why you wake up in the morning makes you healthier and happier and adds up to seven years of extra life expectancy. Additionally, integrating purpose into the workplace can increase employee engagement, performance and profit.

Enjoy a fresh, locally sourced lunch and visit with exhibitors offering resources to help build a culture of wellbeing at work.

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Wellbeing Findings and Trends: The Year in Review | October 23 | 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. | Working Well Webinar

Join the South Carolina Hospital Association’s Working Well initiative and the Oklahoma Hospital Association’s WorkHealthy Hospitals initiative for our last webinar of 2019. We will be reflecting on the past year by discussing current and emerging trends, as well as research findings that created some controversy in the wellbeing industry. We will also discuss some exciting enhancements we will be making to the Strategy for Wellbeing platform in the coming months!

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13th Annual Southern Obesity Summit | Improving Systems to Promote Healthy People and Resilient Communities | October 28-30 | Oklahoma City, OK

Our current obesity prevention strategies haven’t reversed the obesity epidemic and southern states continue to have the highest obesity rates in the country. It’s time for new thinking. At the 13th Annual Southern Obesity Summit, we are bringing together leadership from across the South to share, learn and develop new strategies to address the obesity epidemic with a systems lens.

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Leadership Summit for Healthy Communities | October 29 | The Florence Center

EatSmart MoveMore SC’s Annual Leadership Summit for Healthy Communities is October 29 in Florence, SC. Hundreds of healthy eating and active living specialists and policy leaders from across South Carolina gather at the Leadership Summit for Healthy Communities to improve the lives and health of all SC residents. It’s the only statewide conference that unites healthy eating and active living specialists with decision makers from across the state. Through best practices and information exchange, we’re building South Carolina’s leaders in rural and urban areas to improve health outcomes by inspiring action.

This event provides networking opportunities with community partners and local decisionmakers and promotes successful, evidence-based healthy eating and active living initiatives. We are driven by a desire to create communities where everyone has access to healthy, affordable foods and safe places to be active. This happens through initiatives and policies that create lasting changes where people live, learn, work, play and pray.

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Save the Date: Working Well Fall Meeting | November 14 | The South Carolina Hospital Association

Save the date for Working Well’s Annual Fall Meeting on November 14 at SCHA’s William L. Yates Conference Center in Columbia, SC. This exciting, day-long training brings together our entire Working Well membership, including organizations of all sizes and sectors, to network and share successes and challenges in workplace wellbeing. The meeting will feature speakers from across the state to share best practices, case studies and implementation strategies. The meeting will also include a fitness break and a heart-healthy lunch.

The training is free to all Working Well members and is $25 for nonmembers. More information, including session topics and speakers, will be released as the date approaches.

2020 Art & Science of Health Promotion Conference | April 20-24 | Hilton Head Island, SC

Registration is now open for the 30th Annual Art & Science of Health Promotion Conference. The theme is “Integrating Health Promotion into the Organization’s and Community’s Core Values.” This may be THE most important strategy to engage and retain leadership support and facilitate organization restructuring, policy focus and resource allocation necessary to improve employee health, control medical costs and enhance productivity. Conference sessions will explore how to weave this strategy into the multiple other priorities of effective program planning and delivery.

The conference will feature:
• Keynote speakers who will inspire and motivate;
• Concurrent sessions by top scientists and practitioners;
• Research reports, program descriptions and panel discussions presenting practical strategies and research backup;
• Networking sessions to connect with others throughout the conference;
• Fitness activities for a complete wellness experience; and
• Intensive Training Seminars that offer two days of in-depth, focused learning.

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Archived Working Well Webinars

To access a list of all archived Working Well webinars:
1. Log into your Strategy for Wellbeing account
2. Click on “Resource Toolbox” on the left-hand menu
3. Click “Search” and select “Type” and “Webinar” from the drop-down menus
4. Click “Go”

08-30-2019 01:46 (EDT)