2021 Annual State of Health and Wellness

Please check out the 2021 State of Health and Wellness Address in Buckeye Nation

On Monday, September 29, we celebrated wellness across The Ohio State University. The address included updates about wellness efforts at Ohio State, highlights of initiatives by Buckeye Wellness Innovators, the announcement of Wellness Leadership Awards, and remarks from Vice President for Health Promotion and Chief Wellness Officer Dr. Bernadette Melnyk, Vice President for Student Life Dr. Melissa Shivers and Senior Vice President of Talent, Culture and Human Resources Dr. Jeff Risinger View and download the presentation slides to follow along.


Opening Remarks with Chief Wellness Officer Bernadette Melnyk, PhD

Buckeye Paws Presentation

Updates from the Offices of Student Life and Human Resources

Special Recognition for all clinicians/healthcare workers

Buckeye Wellness Innovators of the Year Awards

University Leadership and Manager/Supervisor Wellness Awards