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Partnership Between UNCG Public Health Education Department and WELCOA Receives Funding

Posted on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 by Jennifer N Cain. Tags: , ,
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Dr. Daniel Bibeau, Public Health Education, and Dr. Mike Perko, Public Health Education, have received new funding from the Wellness Council of America for a project. The Wellness Councils of America (WELCOA) is the largest US member organization dedicated to worksite wellness, with over 5000 members companies, including Fortune 500 and 100 companies, representing 13 million employees. WELCOA has a decade of some of the richest data on what America’s healthiest companies do to help employees become healthier and reduce risk for disease. WELCOA has partnered exclusively with UNCG’s Public Health Education Department to analyze this data set to look at national trends and future projections in best practices for employee health and wellness.

 

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