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The University of Alabama at Birmingham is excited to host the spring half-day Innovations in Wellness Conference on May 4, 8-11:45 a.m. at the UAB Hill Student Center. Registration is $60 per individual ($20 for students), and a light breakfast and parking are provided.

Despite an unexpected wintry start for our December event, we made it half way through with over 90 attendees. We’ll continue our power-packed agenda for the spring event and all attendees and sponsors previously registered are confirmed. We invite all wellness coordinators, medical professionals, human resource professionals, business owners and health enthusiasts to consider joining us for this exciting event!


IWC Spring 2018 Agenda

Sessions feature an array of leaders in the health and wellness field, addressing topics that significantly impact our culture today:

  • When, How, Where, and Why We Need to Sleep Better | Dr. Justin Thomas & Dr. Karen Gamble
  • Sustainability: Meeting the Needs of the Present without Compromising the Needs of Future Generations | Dr. Julie Price

The conference will conclude with a Leadership Fireside Chat on corporate wellness, featuring a panel of senior leaders from across the region:

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Doug Dean
Children’s of Alabama
Dr. Ray Watts
Wendy Evesque
Senior VP & CHRO
Protective Life
Jean Lynch
HR Manager
Alabama Power
Dr. Mazi Rasulina
Pack Health


We look forward to hosting you at UAB this spring!


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If you were not registered for the Dec. 8 event, click the button below to sign up. Registration for IWC Spring 2018 is $60 per individual, $20 for students.
Interested in sponsoring? Visit the registration link for details.


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Complimentary Parking

Event Location: UAB Student Hill Center, Third Floor (Ballroom C & D)

Complimentary Parking: Parking is provided in the 12th Street Parking Deck (Lot 15) located on the corner of University Boulevard and 13th Street (one block from Hill Student Center). The gate will be raised when you enter. A walking map is included for your convenience and signs will be placed along the one block walking route to direct you into the venue (entering on the 2nd level where there is a Starbucks).