WALTHAM, Mass.—Oct. 18, 2012—A seminar on tobacco cessation and worksite wellness will be held in Waltham, Mass., on Nov. 13. The New England Employee Benefits Council (NEEBC) and the Worksite Wellness Council of Massachusetts (WWCMA) are jointly presenting this special program.
Expert speakers include Dr. Lois Keithly, director of the Massachusetts Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program, and Margaret Reid of the Boston Public Health Commission. There will also be an employer panel discussion
The seminar will be held Tuesday, November 13, 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Waltham Woods Conference Center, 860 Winter Street, Waltham, Mass., minutes from Route 95/128.
NEEBC, Waltham, Mass., is a nonprofit that advances knowledge and education in employee benefits. NEEBC’s 1,350 members manage benefits for an estimated 2.5 million employees. Members include employers and providers of benefits consulting and services throughout New England. NEEBC’s monthly educational programs feature presentations by guest speakers on topics of interest to the benefits community. Members have the opportunity to discuss ideas, become informed about new developments in the field and network with peers. Web: www.neebc.org.
The Worksite Wellness Council of Massachusetts promotes worksite health promotion programs to help Massachusetts employers positively impact medical expenses and utilization, employee recruitment and retention, absenteeism, productivity and create a positive company image.