2020 Annual State of Health and Wellness

Please join us at the annual State of Health and Wellness in Buckeye Nation

Bern Podium
When: Thursday, August 20, 2020
Where: Zoom
Time: 2-3:30 p.m.

The program will celebrate wellness across The Ohio State University. The address will include 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 Bernadette Melnyk.

Live-captioning will be provided during the event. If you have questions about accessibility or wish to request accommodations, please contact Josh Winn at winn.50@osu.edu or 614-688-4439. Requests made by August 7th will generally allow us to provide seamless access, but the university will make every effort to meet requests made after this date.


1:50 p.m.

Zoom room opens

2:05 - 2:45 p.m.

Opening remarks from Chief Wellness Officer Bern Melnyk

2:45 - 2:50 p.m.

Health and wellness activity

2:50 - 3:05 p.m.

Remarks from Senior Vice President of Talent, Culture and Human Resources, Susan Basso, and Vice President of Student Life, Melissa Shivers

3:05 - 3:20 p.m.

Buckeye Wellness Innovators of the Year Awards

3:20 - 3:25 p.m.

Buckeye Wellness University Leadership Awards

3:25 p.m.

Final Remarks

3:30 p.m.