Creating a Culture of Health Through Behavioral Science



Presenter: Sherry Pagoto, Fitbit

Original Program Date: June 2019 (available for on-demand viewing through September 2019)

Program length: 60 minutes

In this webcast, clinical psychologist Sherry Pagoto will discuss how people make long-lasting behavior changes more often than we think, how they do it, and what is missing when we fail at helping people change their behavior. She will describe how employers and community leaders can create a culture of health that addresses barriers to behavior change for people at all points on the motivational spectrum.

Learn about our speaker About the Presenter: Sherry Pagoto, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist, a professor at the University of Connecticut, and director of the UConn Center for mHealth and Social Media where she runs clinical trials on digital health programs. She is also a scientific advisor to Fitbit. Pagoto has published 191 papers in scientific journals and has numerous NIH grants to test digitally delivered behavior change programs. Her work has been featured in numerous media outlets including "Good Morning America," CNN and ABC News. She has also written for the Washington Post, USA Today, Salon, US News and World Report, Chronicle of Higher Education, STAT News, MedCityNews and Psychology Today.

Recertification Credit

SHRM Certification has approved this webcast for 1 PDC toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification. A program code will be provided at the end of the webcast. The program also meets recertification credit standards set by the HR Certification Institute and other HR certifying bodies, but candidates must manually enter their activity into their records.

Webcast Sponsor

This webcast is sponsored by Fitbit Health Solutions



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