EVENT: Due to inclement weather, the January 16 event has been RESCHEDULED for Friday, February 16, 2018.
Building a Healthy Workplace: Research Meets Practice will provide a blueprint to develop an engaging health and wellness program to meet an organization’s specific needs. Attendees will gain insight into using AgriLife Extension’s variety of programs to improve employees’ health as well as opportunities for networking and sharing resources.
Join us Friday, February 16, 2018 from 9:30 am-3:30 pm at Great Wolf Lodge in Grapevine, TX.
Download a flyer. Register online or call 979-845-2604.
9:00 am – Registration
9:30 am – Welcome & Introductions
9:45 am – It Pays to Promote Wellness – Ninfa Peña-Purcell, PhD, MCHES
10:15 am – A Blueprint for an Employee Wellness Plan – Ninfa Peña-Purcell, PhD, MCHES
11:15 am – Stretch Break/Visit Information Tables
11:30 am – Wellness in the Workplace (Master Wellness Volunteers, Walk Across Texas, Health Talk Express, Step Up Scale Down)
12:15 pm – Networking Lunch
1:15 pm – Wellness in the Workplace, continued (Dinner Tonight, Maintain No Gain, Diabetes Education)
2:00 pm – Stretch Break/Visit Information Tables
2:15 pm - Lessons Learned
2:45 pm – Next Steps: Starting an Employee Wellness Program
3:30 pm - Adjournment