Michigan Wellness Council Educational Workplace Wellness Event – January 14th

Michigan Wellness Council Educational Workplace Wellness Event: “Integrative Approach to Employee and Organizational Wellness”

This program is approved for 1 (General) recertification credit hour
toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. 

Date: Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Schedule:
8:00 am- Registration, continental breakfast and networking.
8:30 am – Meeting, featuring a presentation by Maureen Anderson MD, Medical Director
Integrative
Medicine, Beaumont Health System
10:00 am – Program adjourn

Registration
$25 advance registration; $30 registration on the day of the event
Register now and learn more by following this link

Program Details
Integrative approach to employee and organizational wellness
Participants will:

1. Identify the differences between integrative medicine, holistic medicine, alternative
medicine, and functional medicine.

2. Understand the background of integrative medicine and rational for expansion from a business perspective.

3. Evaluate the rationale and outcomes for employee health and wellness programming of selected integrative medicine services for employees and their families.

4. Understand holistic health related to finance, manufacturing and legal realms.

5. Discover holistic and medical goals around improving credentialing, education, access to various modalities, and deeper integration of traditional allopathic approaches with
other evidence-based modalities.

Speaker Biography
Maureen Anderson, MD is the Medical Director of Beaumont Integrative Medicine. After attending the University of Notre Dame for undergraduate education, and the University of Michigan Medical School, Dr. Anderson completed a combined residency in Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics. She is also board certified in Integrative and Holistic Medicine. In addition to her leadership role, Dr. Anderson provides MD consultations in the
Integrative Medicine Clinic, using the Functional Medicine approach. This approach looks for the root cause of symptoms/illness, and then leverages the patient’s unique strengths to optimize health. Dr. Anderson is also currently the president of the Michigan chapter of the American Holistic Medical Association, and is part of the leadership team for the Oakland County Holistic Chamber of Commerce.

Location:
PNC Center (formerly National City Center)
Beaumont Training Center, University Classroom 1, 2nd Floor
755 W. Big Beaver Road
Troy, MI 48084

Certification

This program is approved for 1 (General) recertification credit hour toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. For more information
about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at http://www.hrci.org; Questions may be emailed to: info@michiganwellnesscouncil.org

Michigan Wellness Council (MWC) is a not-for-profit whose mission is to be the pioneer of wellness innovation for employers and State with the vision to inspire successful integration of wellness best practices in the workplace through access to quality resources and forums. The organization has been in operation for nine years primarily in the Southeast Michigan region and was originally started through a need expressed by the members of the Troy Chamber of Commerce. Since then, it has grown to address the needs of employers and worksite wellness practitioners statewide as changes in health care reform and the wellness industry as whole evolve.  Michigan Wellness Council has developed relationships with employers and within the health care and wellness community in order to provide valued services. Michigan Wellness Council offers regular public group meetings, on-site speaker series, and strategic consulting to mid/small employers on developing, implementing, and revising worksite wellness programs.