September 2014

WELLth Management: Mental Health at Work Challenge

11:30am-1:45pm | Fairmont Royal York - 100 Front Street West , Toronto

The Economic Club of Canada, in partnership with Lundbeck Canada, is pleased to present a national awareness campaign and corporate challenge initiative as part of a “coordinated assault” to change the face of healthcare in Canada. Many organizations are unaware of the massive hit on their bottom line as a direct result of mental illness, such as increased drug costs, absenteeism, presenteeism, disability claims, decreased productivity and other issues related general cognitive “fog”. In an effort to raise awareness about important issues for employers, the Economic Club of Canada will implement an educational event series with a call to action to get employers involved with a national mental wellness corporate challenge.

Special guests:
Margaret Trudeau & Her Royal Highness Mary, Princess of Denmark

​• Louise Bradley, President & CEO, Mental Health Commission of Canada
• Mary Deacon, Chair, Bell Canada's Let's Talk campaign
• Dr. Roger McIntyre, Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology, UofT, Head, Mood Disorders Psychopharmacology Unit, University Health Network (UHN)
• Dr. Claire de Oliveira, Independent Scientist & Health Economist, Centre for Addiction & Mental Health (CAMH)
• Mary Anne Baynton, Program Director, Great West Life Centre for Mental Health in the Workplace
• Karen Jackson, Senior Advisor, Excellence Canada
• Joseph Ricciuti, Co-Founder, Mental Health International (moderator)

Member Pricing:
Individual seat: $89 +HST
Table (seats 10): $801 +HST

Guest Pricing:
Individual: $110 +HST
Table (seats 10): $990 +HST

WELLth Management: Mental Health at Work Challenge

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