Establishing A Workplace Culture of Health
Wellness Around the World | Connecting Wellness to Performance
Establishing a Work Place Culture of Health has become an essential element of corporate human capital strategy — now seen as an investment in business success because of the central importance of healthy human capital to global competitiveness.
Dr. Tharien Van Eck, Belgium-based Medical Director for Occupational Health in EMEA and Asia Pacific for international health care giant Johnson & Johnson, and Chair of the European Health Network will share the Johnson & Johnson story of Creating a Culture of Health in the Workplaceat the upcoming IHPM | Work Place Wellness Alliance 10th Annual EU Forum, being hosted byTechnogym at its futuristic international headquarters in Cesena, Italy, October 13-14.
At the same leading European health event of this fall, attendees also will hear about Lessons Learned from Taking Health Promotion & Wellness Global: Understanding the Needs of Global Employers – in a Panel Discussion among a trio of international practitioners:
- Dr. Alberto Colombi, former worldwide Medical Director for PPG Industries
- Sharon Kemerer, Corporate Director for Occupational Health & Safety at Baxter Healthcare Corporation
- Zorianna Hyworon, CEO of InfoTech, a global provider of business information for making work force health investments.
Hosted by Technogym SPA at its Wellness Village in Cesena, Italy, October 13-14, 2014, this10th Annual EU Forum will broaden and deepen the foundational messages of health, wellbeing and productivity…….. <read more>
Institute for Health and Productivity Management | IHPM – Advancing Health and Performance Globally is a non-profit enterprise devoted to establishing the value of employee health as a global business asset. The core principle at the center of all of the Institute’s work is that health, well-being, and productivity are global issues impacting the success of companies and nations. IHPM provides data analyses, measurement tools, and HPM services and consultation to its members and clients in the United States, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. The Institute helps employers to identify the cost impact of employee health on business performance, choose the best programs to reduce this impact by improving health and productivity, and measure the success of their efforts. The institute is a unique driving force for changing health from a medical cost to a business asset for employers and nations. This unique status was recently acknowledged by the World Economic Forum when it chose IHPM as a partner for its global Work Place Wellness Alliance.
Work Place Wellness Alliance [WPWA] is a global group of multinational companies focused on transforming workplaces into environments that promote and sustain optimal health, wellbeing and performance.