Oct 5th, 10:00AM CT

Champions of Wellness Virtual Summit 2022 - October 5th





Champions of Wellness Virtual Summit

Who attends?
C-Suite leadership, wellness directors, team leads, managers, and more!

You’ll leave with:
• Invaluable insight and best practices from top leaders who have found success
• A roadmap for how to overcome obstacles in promoting provider wellness
• Latest research-backed tactics to maximize the mental health of your teams
• Unstoppable momentum to keep leading the way to well-being

Win an iPad!

We’re leading the way to well-being in the workplace.

100% free and online, join thousands of other healthcare leaders for a full day of exclusive and impactful presentations.

Featuring prominent keynote speakers and top wellness experts, the Champions of Wellness Virtual Summit 2022 will equip you with evidence-based approaches and breakthrough strategies to help prioritize healthcare workers’ mental health and foster a brighter future of medicine.

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Join From Anywhere

Whether you’re in your office, on the couch, or in between rounds, attend this impactful event on any device from anywhere in the world with an internet connection.

2022 Speakers

Dr. Colin West
Dr. Colin West
Director of Mayo Clinic’s Physician Well-Being Program
Nancy Berlinger PhD
Dr. Nancy Berlinger
Research Scholar at The Hastings Center
John McMahon
John McMahon
Director of Client Experience at the Well-Being Index
Dr. Christianne Corriveau
Dr. Christi Corriveau
Co-Chair of the Clinician Well Being Initiative at Children's National Hospital, Washington DC
Michael Zgoda
Dr. Michael Zgoda
Chairman of Medicine at Creighton University School of Medicine, Dignity Health Medical Group
Dr. Chantal Young & Dr. Kathleen Nelson
Director of the Office of Well-Being at Keck School of Medicine, USC | Leadership & Career Consultant
Dr. Varun Choudhary
Dr. Varun Choudhary
Chief Medical Officer of Talkspace
Dr. Hani Chaabo
Dr. Hani Chaabo
Medical Director of Well-Being & Stress Reduction Clinic Director at Ridgecrest Regional Hospital

2022 Sponsors

Past Speakers

  • Lotte Dyrbye, MD, MHPE, FACP
    Co-Director of the Program on Physician Well-Being | Mayo Clinic
  • Sally Spencer-Thomas, PsyD
    President | United Suicide Survivors International
  • DeAnna Santana-Cebollero, PhD
    Executive Director | Coalition for Physician Well-Being
  • Katrina Jones
    Inclusion, Diversity & Equity Leader | Amazon Web Services
  • Bryant Adibe, MD
    Professor of Organizational Change and Leadership | USC
  • Nadja El Fertasi
    CEO | Thrive with EQ
  • Lynn Myers, MD, CPC, CHC
    Chief Quality & Medical Officer | Texas Health Physicians Group
  • Klaus Kjaer, MD
    Chief Quality and Patient Safety Officer | Weill Cornell
  • Keith Frey, MD, MBA
    Chief Medical Officer | CommonSpirit Health
  • Nisha Patel, MSHA, MBA
    Executive Director of Operations & Wellness | UAB School of Medicine
  • Lisa MacLean, MD
    Director of Physician Wellness | Henry Ford Health System
  • Sharon Grossman, PhD
    Bestselling Burnout Author & Professional Coach
  • Kristin Jacob, MD
    Medical Director | Spectrum Health Office of Physician & APP Fulfillment
  • Jeff Moody, MD
    Burnout Researcher & Author
  • David Parks
    Vice President | Bluepoint Leadership Development
  • John McMahon
    Director of Client Experience | Well-Being Index
  • Dian Ginsberg, EdD, MA, CPCC, CHWC
    President | The Career Consultants
  • Michael R. Privitera, MD, MS
    Medical Director of Medical Faculty & Clinician Wellness Program | University of Rochester Medical Center
  • Ashley Cauley, MSIOP
    Chief Human Resource Officer | Cohort4Care
  • Paul DeChant, MD, MBA
    Well-Being Thought Leader & Author of “Preventing Physician Burnout”
  • Wendy Laine, MD
    Director of Wellness | Emergency Physicians Professional Association
  • And more!


Presented by the Well-Being Index

Sparking Organizational Change in Healthcare
How leaders can create a culture that promotes and protects professional well-being.

Evidence-based approaches and breakthrough strategies to help leaders in medicine foster a brighter future for healthcare—a future in which the mental health of our medical professionals is prioritized just as much as patient health.

Time (CT)
10:00 am CT Kickoff Champions of Wellness President PJ Calkins
10:15 am CT Keynote 1 Dr. Colin West
Director of Mayo Clinic’s Physician Well-Being Program
TOPIC: Clinician Well-Being: From Burnout to Thriving in Modern Practice
11:20 am CT Speaker Dr. Nancy Berlinger
Research Scholar at the Hasting Center
TOPIC: What Do Physicians Want from Leadership? Insights From a Qualitative Study of Systems Factors in Physicians’ Occupational Health & Well-Being During COVID-19
12:30 pm CT Speaker John McMahon
Director of Client Experience at the Well-Being Index
TOPIC: How to Build a Foundation of Trust Within Your Organization
1:30 pm CT Intermission – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – 
2:00 pm CT Keynote 2 Dr. Christiane Corriveau
Co-Chair of the Clinician Well Being Initiative at Children’s National Hospital, Washington DC
TOPIC: Creating Systems & Culture That Support Healthcare Worker Well-Being
3:10 pm CT Speaker Dr. Michael Zgoda
Chairman of Medicine at Creighton University School of Medicine, Dignity Health Medical Group
TOPIC: Evidence Based Wellness Program Saves Money, Careers, & Lives
4:20 pm CT Speaker Dr. Chantal Young & Dr. Kathleen Nelson
Director of the Office of Well-Being at Keck School of Medicine, USC | Leadership & Career Consultant
TOPIC: Leadership Development Program for Division Chiefs & Vice Chairs to Enhance the Well-Being of the Clinician Workforce
  Wrap-Up Champions of Wellness President PJ Calkins

Bonus / On-Demand Sessions

Time (CT)
On-Demand Speaker Dr. Varun Choudhary
Chief Medical Officer of Talkspace
TOPIC: Taking Care of Our Healthcare Workers: Creating a culture of wellness & support
On-Demand Speaker Dr. Hani Chaabo
Medical Director of Well-Being & Stress Reduction Clinic Director at Ridgecrest Regional Hospital
TOPIC: Well-Being 2.0: Restoring the Joy in Medicine


If you’re a leader in healthcare looking to maximize the mental health and well-being of your teams, then yes! Every year, chief wellness officers, chief medical officers, wellness directors, department managers, and other healthcare leaders from all over the world attend this event.

If you’re looking for best practices to spark cultural change at your organization, advice from top leaders who have found success, and a roadmap of research-backed tactics to promote provider well-being, then register for free now!

The Champions of Wellness Virtual Summit will equip you with evidence-based approaches and breakthrough strategies to help prioritize healthcare workers’ mental health and foster a brighter future of medicine.

Once you register for the event, you’ll receive a confirmation email that will let you save the Virtual Summit on your calendar. Then, during the week of the event, we’ll send you a link and password via email to get in on the day.

Don’t worry, we’ll also send you a reminder email a day before the event!

Yes! All presenters will answer your questions following their sessions.

We recommend attending live so you can get the most out of the event, join in on the live chat during the sessions with other attendees, and participate in the live Q&A sessions with the speakers. The majority of the sessions will be available as recordings after the event but only for a limited time.

The Virtual Summit 2022 is completely FREE! Simply register with your email address here.

Register for the Virtual Summit before Wednesday, August 31, and be entered into a drawing to win win the latest model 10.2-Inch iPad with 256GB.

Entries must be received by 11:59 PM Central on August 31, 2022. The winner will be announced during the event. Only one entry for each individual/e-mail address will be accepted, and multiple entries will be disqualified.

Well-Being Index

The Champions of Wellness Virtual Summit 2022 is presented by the Well-Being Index.

The Well-Being Index is an online self-assessment tool invented by Mayo Clinic to measure and support the well-being of medical professionals. The Well-Being Index equips organizations with comprehensive wellness reporting and lets participants anonymously measure their well-being in less than one minute, compare their results to peers and national averages, access customized resources, and track their progress over time. Get the data, support, and tools you need to Go Beyond Burnout.

Access case studies, validation articles, testimonials, and take a free demo.

Privacy Preferences
Web privacy policy
We take your privacy seriously, and we want you to know how we collect, use, share and protect your information.

What information we collect
We respect the right to privacy of all visitors to the Champions of Wellness site. We do not collect information that would personally identify you unless you choose to provide it. The personal information that you submit, such as on the request a quote page, is shared only with those people within the Champions of Wellness organization who need this information to respond to your request and we will utilize the information to improve Champions of Wellness operations. Information submitted through Champions of Wellness's online forms may be collected to ensure technical functionality. It will also be utilized to report any inappropriate use of our website. We do not save personal information to use for other purposes, nor do we provide it to any other groups.

Email communications, newsletter and related services
Champions of Wellness provides you with the opportunity to receive communications from us or third parties. You can sign up for a free email newsletter as well as unsubscribe from this at any time.

Email communications that you send to us via the contact and email links on our site may be shared with any member of our team and will be directed to the person most able to address your message. We make every effort to respond in a timely fashion once communications are received. Once we have responded to your communication, it is discarded or archived, depending on the nature of the message.

The email functionality on our site does not provide a completely secure and confidential means of communication. It's possible that your email communication may be accessed or viewed by another Internet user while in transit to us. If you wish to keep your communication private, do not use our email and call 888-426-7793.

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We, from time to time, survey visitors to our site. The information is used in an aggregated, de-identified form to help us understand the needs of our visitors so that we can improve our visitor experience. The information may be shared with third parties with whom we have a business relationship. We generally do not ask for information in the surveys that would personally identify you. If we do request contact information for follow-up, you may decline to provide it. If survey respondents provide personal information, it is shared only with those people who need to see it to respond to the question or request, or with third parties who perform data management services for our site. Those third parties have agreed to keep all data from surveys confidential.

IP addresses
The Web server will automatically collect the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computers that access the Champions of Wellness site. An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you access the Internet. It is not truly personally identifiable information because many different individuals can access the Internet via the same computer. We use this information in aggregate form to understand how our site or advertisements from Champions of Wellness are being used and how we can better serve visitors.

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We collect information about visitors to our site using "cookies" and similar technology such as event tracking, pixel tags, visitor usage recordings and so on. We use this technology to recognize a repeat visitor and offer the visitor a set of content targeted based on a previous visit. We use session cookies to track a visitor's path through our site during a visit, to help us understand how people use our site and interact with us in order for us to continually improve our visitor experience.

How we use the information we collect

We use the information we collect for things like:
• Fulfilling requests for services or information
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• Communicating things like special events and surveys
• Establishing and managing your account with us
• Identifying you on our websites and tailoring advertisements and offers to you (both on our websites and on other websites) based on your interactions with us in person and online
• Operating, evaluating and improving our business and website

Data retention
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services, comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

Except for authorized law enforcement investigations or other valid legal processes, we will not share any personally identifiable information we receive from you with any parties outside of Champions of Wellness.

We may share some information to third parties
We may share your personally identifiable information with third parties who we have engaged to help us provide you services. In each case, we will ensure that these third parties have agreed not to use or disclose your personal information except to help us provide the services.

Except as noted above for newsletters and surveys, Champions of Wellness does not provide any third party access to your IP address and email address.

We may provide third parties with aggregate statistics about our visitors, traffic and related site information. This data reflects site-usage patterns gathered during visits to our website each month, but they do not contain behavioral or identifying information about any individual member unless that member has given us permission to share that information.

To help us determine the effectiveness of our advertising, we work with Web analytics tools hosted by third parties who receive non-identifiable information from your browser, including but not limited to the site or the advertisement you came from, your IP address, your general geographic location, your browser and platform information, and the pages you view within our site.

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Note that Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our site users based on their visit to our site and other sites on the Internet. No personally identifiable information is collected as part of Google's process. Users may opt out of the use of this DART cookie by visiting Google's privacy document.
If you would like more information about these practices and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, visit the Network Advertising Initiative. Some ad servers allow you to opt out of anonymous data collection through the use of cookies. To do so, you must opt out of such data collection with each individual site. You can opt out of cookies for several ad servers by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative gateway opt-out site. At that site you can also review the privacy policies of those ad servers.

Protecting your privacy
Whether you are visiting theChampions of Wellness site or working with one of our team members, we use reasonable security measures to protect the confidentiality of personal information under our control and appropriately limit access to it. Champions of Wellness cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. We have taken reasonable steps to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of the personal information that you may provide. You should understand, however, that electronic transmissions via the Internet are not necessarily secure from interception, and so we cannot 100% guarantee the security or confidentiality of such transmissions.

If you reached this site via an ad from Champions of Wellness
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Protecting children's privacy
We are committed to protecting children's privacy on the Internet, and we do not knowingly collect any personal information from children.

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Privacy policy updates
We may need to update our privacy policy as technology changes and Champions of Wellness evolves. If we make significant changes to this privacy policy, we'll update it here.

This policy was last updated in August 2021.