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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
After working for other gym chains for 10 years, Jeremy Wright took over an existing health club with 200 members and grew it to over 6,000 members in five years.  In July of 2011, he took over a second location that had 250 members and within 3 year grew this...
Speaker
Jeremy Wright

CEO
Body Renew Winchester
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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...
Speaker
Daniel Lynch

President, VisionBridge
Chairman, Medical Fitness Association, Facilities Certification Committee
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 09
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
1. This session will explore how functional food 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 Clubs can benefit functional food in their cafes, on their shelves, through...

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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.
Speaker
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...
Speaker
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...
Speaker
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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Andrea K. Busby, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Michigan Avenue Neuropsychologists
Speaker

Anupam Goel, PhD

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

Section Director, Sleep Medicine; Medical Director, Rush Sleep Center;
Rush University Medical Center
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JR Burgess

CEO, Rejuv Medical;
Founder, HealthOvators
Speaker

Ronald T Ackerman, MD, MPH

Senior Associate Dean for Public Health, Director, Institute for Public Health and Medicine, and Director, Center of Diabetes and Metabolism
Northwestern University
Speaker

Sherwin S.W. Ho, MD

Professor, and Director of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship
University of Chicago Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine
Speaker

Yolanda Becker, MD

Professor of Surgery, Director, Kidney and Pancreas Program
University of Chicago
Speaker

Dr.   Kevin Steele Ph.D.

President
PTA Global, PTontheNet
Emcee

Silvana Pannain, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Endocrinology
University of Chicago
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...
Speakers
Chris Craytor

President & COO
ACAC Fitness & Wellness Centers
Panelist

Jeff Skeen

CEO
Results Redefioned
Panelist

Doug Ribley

Senior Vice President, Health & Wellness Services
Cleveland Clinic Akron General
Speaker

Melissa Tracy, MD

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Rush Medical College
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Mike Alpert

President/CEO
The Claremont Club
Speaker

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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Vaishali Geib, MD

Chief Medical Officer
ReShapeMD
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Dr.   Kevin Steele Ph.D.

President
PTA Global, PTontheNet
Emcee

Silvana Pannain, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Endocrinology
University of Chicago
Emcee

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