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October 9-11, 2019

Hilton Chicago

Conference: October 9-11, 2019
Exhibit Hall: October 10-11, 2019

Select Criteria: Tracks = Healthcare & Fitness Integration
Wednesday, October 09
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
The way you build relationships with doctors, physicians, nurses, and other medical professionals plays an important role in a program's curriculum and overall success. The presentation will focus on looking at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Wellness Center's successful experience collaborating with the hospital and university's clinical departments...
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Tatiana Baier, PhD

Program Director
Medical University of South Carolina Wellness Center
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Janis Newton

Director
Medical University of South Carolina Wellness Center
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Wednesday, October 09
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Leland Kaiser, a noted healthcare futurist, observed, “Everything great that has ever been built was first created in the imagination of the builder.” When translated, it means the leadership of a club needs to employ marketing tactics and operational strategies that will clearly make their club different and the user...
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Daniel Lynch

President, VisionBridge
Chairman of the Examiner Sub-Committee for the MFA Certification Committee.
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Wednesday, October 09
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
1.      This session will explore what makes food functional beyond mere nutrition and how a functional food program can help members live a healthier life, mitigating disease risks, treating disease states, advancing fitness goals, all with simple shifts in grocery and restaurant decision making. We will discuss how...
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Daniel Lynch

President, VisionBridge
Chairman of the Examiner Sub-Committee for the MFA Certification Committee.
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Adam Southam

Founder/Chairman
MyFormulary
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Wednesday, October 09
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
This session will cover ACAC's experiences developing referral programs that have served over 50,000 enrollees since inception, creating meaningful medical partnerships, third-party reimbursement strategies, and technology solutions.
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Chris Craytor

President & COO
ACAC Fitness & Wellness Centers
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Wednesday, October 09
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Successful models of building the continuum of care between the condition-specific protocols delivered by medical providers and the general well-being of an employee population are finally starting to materialize. In this session, we will transcend the hypothetical and instead examine what is actually working in practice through case studies. The...
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Mike Rucker, PhD

Vice President of Technology
Active Wellness
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Wednesday, October 09
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Although the health benefits of regular exercise are well-known, for most people, motivating oneself to complete scheduled workouts remains a major challenge. As more health care professionals are encouraging active lifestyles, it’s important to identify the most effective approaches that build value for regular physical activity. Research indicates that the...
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Dr.  Karlie Intlekofer

Global Wellness Researcher
Johnson Health & Wellness
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Thursday, October 10
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The Healthcare & Fitness Integration Track & Summit, produced by the Club Industry Show, provides educational content highlighting the growing opportunity in partnership between the healthcare and health club industries.This first-of-its-kind event will host expert speakers from both industries. Through this partnership, physicians can serve their patients more effectively through referrals...
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Ronald T Ackermann, MD, MPH, FACP

Senior Associate Dean for Public Health; Director, Institute for Public Health and Medicine; Director, Center of Diabetes and Metabolism
Northwestern University
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Yolanda Becker, MD, FACS, FAST

Professor of Surgery, Director of Kidney and Pancreas Transplant, Department of Surgery
The University of Chicago Medicine
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JR Burgess

CEO, Rejuv Medical;
Founder, HealthOvators
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Andrea K. Busby, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Michigan Avenue Neuropsychologists
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Jillian Cohen

CEO & Co-Founder
Virtual Health Partners
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Anupam Goel, MD, MBA

Chief Health Information Officer
UnitedHealthcare Clinical Services
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James J. Herdegen, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Medical Director, RUSH Sleep Center Section Director of Sleep Medicine
RUSH University Medical Center
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Sherwin S.W. Ho, MD

Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine; Director of Sports Medicine Fellowship Program
The University of Chicago Medicine
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Will Hsu, MD

Chief Medical Officer
L-Nutra
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Silvana Pannain, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism; Director of Chicago Weight
University of Chicago
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Dr.   Kevin Steele Ph.D.

President
PTA Global, PTontheNet
Emcee

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Friday, October 11
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The Healthcare & Fitness Integration Track & Summit, produced by the Club Industry Show, provides educational content highlighting the growing opportunity in partnership between the healthcare and health club industries.This first-of-its-kind event will host expert speakers from both industries. Through this partnership, physicians can serve their patients more effectively through referrals...
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Chris Craytor

President & COO
ACAC Fitness & Wellness Centers
Panelist

Jeff Skeen

CEO
Results Redefined
Panelist

Mike Alpert

President/CEO
The Claremont Club
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Jessica Clague DeHart, PhD, MPH

Visiting Professor, Department of Medical Oncology, City of Hope
Assistant Professor, School of Community and Global Health, Claremont Graduate University
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Vaishali Geib, MD

Medical Director of Quality and Population Health, Privia Health
Chief Medical Officer, ReShapeMD
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Silvana Pannain, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism; Director of Chicago Weight
University of Chicago
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Doug Ribley

Senior Vice President, Health & Wellness Services
Cleveland Clinic Akron General
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Scott W. Schimpke, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Associate Academic Director for Simulation, Division of Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery
RUSH University Medical Center
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Melissa Tracy, MD, FACC, FASE

Associate Professor of Medicine, Vice Chief, Program Development, System Wide Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation, RUSH University Medical Center
Medical Director of Cardiology at Oak Brook
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Dr.   Kevin Steele Ph.D.

President
PTA Global, PTontheNet
Emcee

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