Media Advisory – Morneau Shepell experts to present insights on workplace health at health innovation conference

Media Advisory – Morneau Shepell experts to present insights on workplace health at health innovation conference

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Inaugural conference to take place in Montreal on October 19

MONTREAL, Oct. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - More than 300 professionals in the health care field will gather in Montreal, Quebec to learn about best practices in the healthcare industry at the first edition of Expérience Innovation Santé (EXIS), a conference focused on health innovation, on October 19, 2017. EXIS will bring together health professionals and managers from across Canada to listen to relevant and insightful presentations on healthcare issues and trends.

Morneau Shepell’s Dr. Bill Howatt, chief research and development officer, workforce productivity, and Dr. Tyler Amell, partner, are among eight speakers at the conference. Dr. Howatt will present on total health and resiliency, with a focus on chronic disease and what employers can do to help maintain employees’ well-being. Dr. Amell will discuss innovative perspectives on workplace mental health and productivity, and how employers can improve the lives of their employees. 

Participants of the conference will also be able to experience exciting exhibits such as a mental health virtual reality booth and Ubisoft’s O’Zen program, which helps users manage stress and improve concentration.

Media are invited to attend and are required to confirm their attendance through media@morneaushepell.com.


Event Details:


What:

Expérience Innovation Santé (EXIS), a conference focused on health innovation


When:

Thursday, October 19, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (presentations begin at 9:00 a.m.)


Where:

TOHU, 2345 Jarry St. E., Montreal, Quebec, Map


Who:

The event will feature the following Morneau Shepell speakers:

  • Dr. Bill Howatt, Chief Research and Development Officer, Workforce Productivity

  • Dr. Tyler Amell, Partner

 

Media in attendance are encouraged to check in with the onsite media coordinator at the event: Benoit Lavigne, belavigne@morneaushepell.com

About Morneau Shepell

Morneau Shepell is the only human resources consulting and technology company that takes an integrated approach to employee assistance, health, benefits and retirement needs. The Company is the leading provider of employee and family assistance programs, the largest administrator of retirement and benefits plans and the largest provider of integrated absence management solutions in Canada. As a leader in strategic HR consulting and innovative pension design, the Company helps clients solve complex workforce problems and provides integrated productivity, health and retirement solutions.  Established in 1966, Morneau Shepell serves approximately 20,000 clients, ranging from small businesses to some of the largest corporations and associations. With more than 4,000 employees in offices across North America, Morneau Shepell provides services to organizations across Canada, in the United States and around the globe. Morneau Shepell is a publicly-traded company on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: MSI). For more information, visit morneaushepell.com.

SOURCE Morneau Shepell Inc.

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Community Health Systems To Broadcast Third Quarter 2017 Conference Call Live On The Internet

FRANKLIN, Tenn., Oct. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE:CYH) today announced that it will provide an online Web simulcast and rebroadcast of its third quarter 2017 conference call.

The Company will issue a press release announcing its results on Wednesday, November 1, 2017, after the regular close of trading. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. Central time, 11:00 a.m. Eastern time, on Thursday, November 2, 2017. A live broadcast of the conference call will be available online at www.chs.net. To listen to the live call, please go to the web site at least 15 minutes early to register, download, and install any necessary audio software. The online replay will follow shortly after the call and continue through December 2, 2017.

During this call, Community Health Systems will review the Company’s financial and operating results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017.

About Community Health Systems, Inc.
Community Health Systems, Inc. is one of the largest publicly traded hospital companies in the United States and a leading operator of general acute care hospitals in communities across the country. The Company, through its subsidiaries, owns, leases or operates 129 affiliated hospitals in 20 states with an aggregate of approximately 21,000 licensed beds. The Company’s headquarters are located in Franklin, Tennessee, a suburb south of Nashville. Shares in Community Health Systems, Inc. are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CYH.” More information about the Company can be found on its website at www.chs.net.

Investor Contacts:
Thomas J. Aaron
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
615-465-7000
or
Ross W. Comeaux
Vice President – Investor Relations
615-465-7012

Media advisory: Major donation to support autism research at McGill’s Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital

Media advisory: Major donation to support autism research at McGill’s Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital

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MONTREAL, Oct. 18, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – McGill University invites representatives of the media to attend the announcement of a major donation to the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital, to be held on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital, 3801 University Street.

During the event, McGill University will announce a major donation to establish a dedicated autism research centre in Montreal, with the goal of developing better therapies for autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The announcement will be complemented by the first annual Transforming Autism Care Consortium (TACC) conference on October 23 and 24.

 

Who:

Naomi Azrieli, Chair and CEO of the Azrieli Foundation
Suzanne Fortier, Principal and Vice-Chancellor, McGill University 
Dr. David H. Eidelman, Vice-Principal (Health Affairs), Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, McGill University
Dr. Guy Rouleau, Director, Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital


What:

Announcement of major donation to support autism research


When:

Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.


Where:

Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital, de Grandpré Communications Centre
3801 University Street, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2B4

Followed by:


What:

First Annual Transforming Autism Care Consortium (TACC) Conference


When:

Oct. 23, 2017 at 1:30 p.m.


Where:

New Residence Hall, 3625, Parc Avenue, Montreal (Québec) H2X 3P8

 

For full schedule, visit: https://www.rtsa-tacc.com/

 

SOURCE McGill University

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