Learning Series Archive



The HERO Learning Series provides industry professionals with educational opportunities to enhance their performance in the workplace.

These learning series webinars are brought to you at no charge by HERO:



Index of Wednesday Webinar Series 2015, 2016, 2017

These webinars recordings are in our Member’s only Resource Center

Stephen G. Post, Ph.D.
Tracy Hoover, Points of Light Institute’s
Giving, Health, and Happiness
Original air date April 4, 2017
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Thomas E. Kottke, MD, MSPH, HealthPartners
Ginger Kakacek, MD, HealthPartners
What Causes Well-being and Where does Health Fit in?
March 1, 2017
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Bruce Sherman, MD, Conduent HR Services (formally Xerox)
Reaching the Disaffected:  Strategic Approaches to Employer Health and Well-Being Metrics
January, 11, 2017
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Ashley Brinn Kletke from Stryker Instruments
December 16, 2015

David Ballard from American Psychological Association
January 6, 2016

Jennifer Flynn from Mayo Clinic
January 20, 2016

Jack Groppel from Johnson & Johnson
February 3, 2016

Steven Noeldner from Mercer
February 17, 2016

Megan Amaya, Stefanie Morrow, Melissa Walter from The Ohio State University
March 16, 2016

Dee Edington and Jennifer Pitts from Edington Associates
March 30, 2016

Jason Langheier from Zipongo
April 13 2016

EEOC Regulations with panelist Jay Keese, Glen Nebel, Jim Pshock, Tami Simon
June 22, 2016

Built Environment with Leigh Stringer & Phil Williams
September 7, 2016

Index of Past Webinars –

An Alphabetical listing of webinars by title. Click on any title to see a full abstract of each session

A Community Based Proactive Health Care Model for Small Businesses

William E Primmerman
Project Director, Greater Somerset Public Health Collaborative

Kala Ladenheim, PhD, MSPH
Senior Researcher, Medical Care Development, Inc.

Original air date: January 23, 2013
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A Strategic Approach to Employee Well-Being and Organizational Performance

David W. Ballard, PsyD, MBA
Assistant Executive Director, American Psychological Association

Connie Roy-Czyzowski, SPHR, CCP
Vice President, Human Resources, Northeast Delta Dental

Original air date: March 21, 2012
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Connecting the Dots: What Business Leaders Think about Employee Health, Productivity, and Performance

Jessica Grossmeier, PhD, MPH, VP of Research, HERO
Nikki Hudsmith, MBA, VP, Consulting Services, Performance pH

Original air date March 18, 2015
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Developing Highly Engaged Organizations that Improve the Quality of Human Life

Jack Groppel, PhD
Co-founder of the Human Performance Institute
Vice President of Applied Science and Performance Training
Wellness & Prevention, Inc

Julia Brandon, PhD
Director of Environment, Health & Safety Excellence

Original air date August 8, 2013
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Don’t Throw Out the Baby with the Bathwater – A Measured Response to Critics of Workplace Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Programs 

Ron Goetzel, PhD
Vice President of Consulting & Applied Research
Truven Health Analytics and John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Vice Chair, HERO Board of Directors

Original air date April 22, 2015
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EEOC Proposed Regulations: What employers need to know 

Jim Pshock
Founder, CEO and President
Bravo Wellness

Tami Simon
Managing Director
Career Practice and Knowledge Resource Center
Buck Consultants

Original air date June 4, 2015
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HERO EHM Best Practices Scorecard in collaboration with Mercer©. The move from Version 3 to Version 4

Speaker: Steven Noeldner, Partner, Mercer

Original air date January 29, 2015
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HERO EHM Best Practices Scorecard in Collaboration with Mercer: Findings and Functions

Beth Umland, Research Director, Mercer

Steven Noeldner, PhD, Partner, Mercer

Original air date June 19, 2013
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Obesity in America: Consequences and Strategies

William Dietz, MD, PhD, Director of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, CDC

Original air date: November 9, 2010
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Obesity in America: Putting Strategies into Practice in the Worksite

John White, PhD, Global Health Services Prevention and Health Culture Leader,Dow Chemical Company

Anne C. Haddix, PhD, Senior Policy Advisor, CDC

Original air date: April 1, 2011
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Organizational Energy: A Primer on Improving Health

Jack Groppel, PhD, Co-Founder of the Human Performance Institute, Vice President of Applied Science and Performance Training, Wellness & Prevention, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson company

Original air date July 11, 2012
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Wearables in Wellness: How Employers are Incorporating Wearable Fitness Tracking Devices into the Workplace 

Jack Bastable, National Practice Leader, Health & Productivity Management
CBIZ Benefits & Insurance Services

Jessica Grossmeier, VP of Research, HERO

Original air date July 14, 2015
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Wednesday Webinar with Stryker Instruments

Ashley Brinn Kletke, Sr. Manager, Wellbeing

Original air date December 6, 2015
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