HealthFitness regularly attends and presents on timely corporate wellness issues. We look forward to connecting with you at fitness and health management events in 2018.

Join us for a University Summit, Tuesday, February 6 – Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Moody Center for the Arts
Rice University
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005

RSVP to Maryann Shutan at

We hope you can join us for the opportunity to share insights and best practices from your peers.
We have a full agenda planned, featuring many industry leaders.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Lunch  and Welcome
Moody Center for the Arts
Rice University
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005

12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Diversity and Meaningful Engagement for Building a Culture of Health
Sue Prochazka, Director, Benefits – Rice University
Rosie Gonzalez, Wellness Manager – Rice University

12:45 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Healthy Campus Initiative – Duke University

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Presentation: Performance Health Solutions
Chris Keldorf – Senior Vice President, Elite Sports – Fusionetics

3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Engaging the Brilliantly Unengaged
Tim Mertz – Director, MIT Recreation

4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Gaining Experience and Improving Health: Using Students to Coach Faculty and Staff
Paula Kommor; Wellness Specialist Sr. – University of Louisville

5:15 p.m.
University Summit Day 1 Close

6:00 p.m.
1972 Fairview Street
Houston, TX 77019

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

7:30 a.m.
Depart from Hotel (Transportation Provided)
Houston Marriott Medical Center
6580 Fannin Street
Houston, TX

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Breakfast – Rice University

8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Learning session by Jessica Grossmeier, PhD, MPH, Vice President of Research, Health Enhancement Research Organization (HERO)

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Workplace Wellness: Tips, Tools, and Considerations for Promotion Serious Health Topics Through a Little Fun
Anna Threadcraft, RDN, LD – Director, Employee Wellness, University of Alabama Birmingham

12:00 p.m.  – 1:00 p.m.
University Summit Wrap Up/Lunch

HealthFitness will cover all food and lodging expenses. Participants are responsible for their own transportation to Houston.


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