Curious about what was covered during last year’s conference? Download and review PDF versions of the 2018 presentations below:

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

​"What is CPHCC?" (Patrick Prezioso, CPHCC, retired)


"HealthCare and the California Hill: What is on the Political Horizon?" (Melissa Garrett, Government Relations Business Development Director, Anthem Blue Cross)


​"Wellness Includes the Wallet” (Mike Gulker, Financial Wellness Specialist, Foresters Financial and Jeffrey Mizokawa, Assistant Vice President, Keenan)

​"How to Capture Attention & Drive Behavior in Benefits Communication” (Vlad Gyster, CEO & Founder, Airbo)


​"Reducing or Eliminating Opioid Consumption After Surgery” (Thomas D. Wilson, CEO, Monterey Peninsula Surgery Centers) "Meaningful Strategies to Reduce Opiate Use After Surgery” Sohrab Gollogly, MD, Microscopic Spine Surgeon/Physician Owner, Monterey Peninsula Surgery Centers)


The Why's, How's and Outcomes of Population Sleep Health Programs” (Jeffrey Durmer, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Officer, Fusion Health)

Thursday, January 18, 2018

​“What’s Trending in Prescription Drugs?” (Steven B. Miller, MD., Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer, Express Scripts)


How Doing Good for Others Is Good for Your Health – Why Volunteering is Considered a “Benefit”  (Katy Keene, Manager, Employee Health and Well-Being, Crowley Maritime)

How What You Negotiate Impacts Your Employee Benefits Program

(Laura Josh, McGregor & Associates and Ellen Alcalá, California Schools Employee Benefits Association)


Is Chiropractic Care Good For Your Membership?” (Kimble T. Cater D.C., Cater Chiropractic)