Raymond Fabius

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Dr. Raymond Fabius

Dr. Ray Fabius has more than 30 years of business experience in leadership roles as a global physician executive. Currently, he is the Co-Founder and President of HealthNEXT, an emerging leader in flattening employer healthcare costs by applying proprietary benchmark research of employers by creating “cultures of health” and providing center-of-excellence services.

During his career, Ray has garnered medical and business leadership experience in informatics, strategy, operations, patient management, wellness and health promotion, disease management, web-based health content delivery and much more. Prior to this role, he was the Chief Medical Officer for Truven Health Analytics (now part of IBM Watson Health). Ray also has been a strategic adviser to Walgreens Health & Wellness, President and CMO of I-trax Health Solutions as well as executive leadership positions at General Electric, Thompson Reuters, U.S. Healthcare and Aetna.

Ray has written numerous articles and five books in addition to being a keynote presenter at the Center for Disease Control, the United Nations Sustainability Conference and the American Medical Association’s National Meeting. He also has been an adjunct faculty member of Jefferson University, the American College of Occupational & Environmental Medicine, the American Association of Physical Leadership and the Harvard School of Public Health.

SESSION TOPIC

The Business Imperative for Health in the Post-Coronavirus Era

Join Dr. Fabius as he provides a decade of research studying the best practices required to build sustainable cultures of health, safety and wellbeing. During this program, he will leverage the foundations of population health and refer to his leading textbook in the field – Population Health: Creating Cultures of Wellness.

After attending this session, you will be able to identify benchmark efforts and understand how cultures of health can be a front-line defense against pandemics. Vitality generates resistance and resilience. Perhaps most importantly, this presentation will provide the most comprehensive justification for building corporate/organizational cultures of health and wellbeing. Dr. Fabius proposes that this pursuit is the most important business strategy, especially in the midst of COVID-19. He will share the results from his many published articles, demonstrating how companies recognized for their cultures of health, safety, and wellbeing have positively impacted market performance.

Session Overview

  • What is a culture of health and wellbeing?
  • Developing the methodology to build corporate cultures of health and wellbeing.
  • Why build a culture of health and wellbeing?
  • Building a culture of health and wellbeing in the age of COVID-19: even more important.
  • COVID-19 is not an equal opportunity infection.
  • Final thoughts.