2017 Creating Healthy Organizations Conference

1st Annual Creating Healthy Organizations Conference 2017

The first Creating Healthy Organizations Conference: Science and Practice of Productivity and Well-being
(June 2017) explored evidence-based ways to help both organizations and individuals working in these organizations thrive.

Participants included students, academics, and professionals from more than 40 organizations. Presenters represented 16 universities, including Emory University, Colorado State University, University of Denver, and St. Mary’s University, Halifax, CA. While many presenters were from the Southern California professional community, others traveled from Canada, India, and Chile to participate in the 1st Creating Healthy Organization conference.

The conference also included an inaugural Healthy Organizations awards breakfast, honoring Al Mijares, Orange County Department of Education; The Ayres Family, Ayres Hotel & Suites; Katie Skelton, St. Joseph Hospital; and Jerri Rosen, Working Wardrobes. This special awards breakfast, with approximately 140 attendees, honored these leaders for creating and sustaining a thriving workplace.

2017 Conference Interviews

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