Schedule

Register for one day or both days. Access is limited for some sessions.

Subject to change.

Wednesday, March 18

7:30 am – 3:30 pm

Registration

7:30 – 9 am

Continental breakfast & networking

9 – 9:15 am

Welcome

9:15 – 10:15 am
General session

HamillLaura2019The science of care
Laura Hamill, Ph.D., Limeade

10:15 – 10:30 am

Break

10:30 – 11:30 am
Concurrent sessions

Achieving WellCity success
AWC Trust members only
AWC staff

The connected company: Creating a culture of wellbeing and engagement
Lyndsay Morris, Generation Wellness

Moving beyond weight: The path to health through non-diet approaches and intuitive eating (repeated session)
Mya Kwon, MPH, RD, CD, Seattle Pacific University

What, why, how: A simplified approach to developing a strategic wellness plan (repeated session)
Chase Sterling, HHP Cultures

11:30 am – 12:15 pm

Networking lunch

12:15 – 1 pm
General session

Golden Apple Award
Julie McDowell, AWC

Employer spotlight: Kimi King, King County

1 – 1:15 pm

Break

1:15 – 1:45 pm
Focus sessions

Gaining leadership buy-in for wellness
Chase Sterling, HHP Cultures

How to align your wellness program with your organization
Ron Kim, CWPM, Health Care Authority

Networking: Reaching unique populations

Networking: Wellness idea sharing (repeated session)

Physical activity breaks for the workplace
Laurell Kaiser, AWC

1:45 – 2 pm

Break

2 – 3 pm
Concurrent sessions

Building resilience in our workforce
Justin Jones, Cambia
Dr. James Polo, Regence BlueShield

Employee wellbeing: Integrating equity in the employee experience (repeated session)
Kaiser Permanente

Making the most of AWC Trust wellness resources
AWC Trust members only – for new wellness coordinators
AWC staff

Reaching beyond wellness: Bringing total worker health into organizations (repeated session)
Anjali Rameshababu, Ph.D., Oregon Healthy Workforce Center

3 – 3:15 pm

Break

3:15 – 4 pm
General session

Applying the science of care
Laura Hamill, Ph.D., Limeade

4 – 5 pm

Network reception & book signing

4:30 – 5 pm

Walk & talk

5 pm

Dinner on your own

Thursday, March 19

7:30 am – 3:30 pm

Registration

7:30 – 9 am

Continental breakfast & networking

7:30 am – 3 pm

Exhibit open

9 – 9:15 am

Welcome

9:15 – 10:15 am
General session

GarzonRaquel2019You are what you think: The neuroscience of wellness
Dr. Raquel Garzon, RDN, Revitalize Project

10:15 – 10:45 am

Exhibit open, networking & book signing

10:45 – 11:45 am
Concurrent sessions

Employee wellbeing: Integrating equity in the employee experience (repeated session)
Kaiser Permanente

Learning from each other
For PEBB and SEBB organizations only
Washington Wellness staff

Mental health first aid
Tony Cloud

Reaching beyond wellness: Bringing total worker health into organizations (repeated session)
Anjali Rameshababu, Ph.D., Oregon Healthy Workforce Center

11:45 – 12:30 pm

Networking lunch

12:30 – 1:15 pm
General session

You are what you think: Creating a mindset of wellness
Dr. Raquel Garzon, RDN, Revitalize Project

1:15 – 1:30 pm

Break

1:30 – 2 pm
Focus sessions

How to host a successful health/benefits/safety fair
Terri Luther, AWC

Networking: Increasing leadership engagement (repeated session)
Grouped by size of organization

Networking: Wellness idea sharing (repeated session)
Grouped by size of organization

Running effective “Infant at work” programs
Jenny Holcomb, Health Care Authority

Using root cause analysis to solve wellness program challenges
Julie McDowell, AWC

2 – 2:15 pm

Break

2:15 – 3:15 pm
Concurrent sessions

The business of you: A business approach to thriving in life
For PEBB and SEBB organizations only
Dr. Raquel Garzon, RDN, Revitalize Project

Legal update for wellness programs
Kiran Griffth, Perkins Coie

What, why, how: A simplified approach to developing a strategic wellness plan (repeated session)
Chase Sterling, HHP Cultures

Moving beyond weight: The path to health through non-diet approaches and intuitive eating (repeated session)
Mya Kwon, MPH, RD, CD, Seattle Pacific University

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