Obesity in the Workplace: A Critical Conversation with Varying Viewpoints

When:
February 13, 2018 @ 8:00am – 11:30am
2018-02-13T08:00:00-06:00
2018-02-13T11:30:00-06:00
Where:
The Alliance
5510 Nobel Dr. Ste 200
Fitchburg
Cost:
Free

The Alliance will host a forum on treating obesity. This forum will bring together facts, health benefit plan design ideas, wellness program approaches and employer examples that show how to reduce the obesity rate in the workplace as multi-stakeholders participate in a facilitated discussion with presentations.

Attendees will learn from:

  • An employer’s role in a community-based effort to reduce obesity rates. The initiative received a Culture of Health award from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
  • A patient who underwent surgery to help her achieve a healthy weight and improve her overall health.
  • A manager of quality measurement who will provide the data behind shared decision making in weight management for surgeries through The Alliance’s QualityPath
  • A pharmacist who can offer information on the latest drugs in the market for weight management.
  • A representative from the American Medical Association (AMA) will present the national diabetes prevention program.
  • A dietitian and food truck/restaurant owner who can provide insights into healthy food alternatives.

This is a free event! Attend in person, or register for the online webinar!

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