Annual Forum on Wellness and Wellbeing

7th Annual Wellness Forum & Vendor Fair – Pushing the Wellbeing Envelope

Does your wellbeing strategy need some new ingredients to boost employee engagement and help foster sustained behavior change? 

Hear how employers are customizing their approaches to stress management, social support and a culture of wellness!

You’ll learn:

  • How meditation and mindfulness can boost resilience
  • Why on-site oral health screenings – though often overlooked – can promote physical wellbeing
  • How employees and employers alike benefit from a “caregiving friendly” workplace
  • What it really means to build a culture of health

Don’t miss our 7th Annual Wellness Forum and Vendor Fair – it’s a morning of great talks, great ideas and great networking!  (Plus great prizes – bring plenty of business cards!)  

Stay tuned for more info!

Interested in sponsoring this event? Contact Jeanette Fuente to reserve your exhibit space!

Thursday, May 16, 2019

8:00 am

Arrival, Breakfast, Exhibits & Networking

9:30 am



Jeanette Fuente

Director, New Jersey Programs
9:35 am

Developing a Culture of Health to Sustain Positive Behavior Change


Dr. Mark Cunningham-Hill

Medical Director

Hear how a holistic Culture of Health that is woven into the way an organization is built, functions and acts can lead to sustained behavior change enabling employees to be their best selves.

9:45 am

The Value of Supporting Family Caregiver Wellbeing


Mike Civello

Vice President, Employer Services Division
Rethink Benefits

One in five employees is balancing work with some type of family caregiving responsibility.

Whether caring for a  family member with an illness  or a child with special needs, many of these employees experience high levels of anxiety and stress and often neglect their own health and well-being.

Join us to learn how to create a caregiving-friendly workplace to boost engagement and productivity, and retain happy and health employees.

10:15 am

Making the Connection between Oral Health, Overall Health and Wellbeing


Kathleen Fennell

SVP, Human Resources
Delta Dental of NJ and CT


Laurie Lovett

Chief Human Resources Officer
Verisk Analytics

Cassandra Lammers

Vice President, Total Rewards

Mobile solutions are a rising trend and option for employers aiming to remove barriers, increase engagement and improve employee access to services.

Be part of the conversation and learn how these employers use onsite dentistry to drive utilization of dental benefits, enhance the employee experience and deliver better healthcare outcomes. 

10:45 am

Improving Employee Wellbeing with Mindfulness, Meditation and Resilience Practices


Deb Bucci, MA, RN, PCC

Energy Performance Coach

Hear an employer case study on how Turner Broadcasting System (TBS) is improving wellbeing and company culture by implementing mindfulness, meditation and resilience practices on a national and global level. 

Building a conscious culture in the workplace is a team effort!

When employers and employees explore this together, great things happen.

You will learn how to engage your employees to reduce stress on a national scale, and like TBS, how to take the program to a global level.

11:15 am

Refreshments, Exhibits, Networking

12:00 pm