The Conference Board uses cookies to improve our website, enhance your experience, and deliver relevant messages and offers about our products. Detailed information on the use of cookies on this site is provided in our cookie policy. For more information on how The Conference Board collects and uses personal data, please visit our privacy policy. By continuing to use this Site or by clicking "OK", you consent to the use of cookies. 
Health Leadership Council

Apply Here

The Health Leadership Council is broadening the view of health in Global organizations. While healthcare benefits are designed to improve health and wellness of people in the workforce, the emphasis has generally been on physical aspects of health and from a medicalized view. Yet, there are dimensions of health which are at risk and not directly covered by benefits. There are significant opportunities for executive leaders to design and execute strategies for improving dimensions of health in the organization, such as social, emotional, financial, and intellectual health, as well as a sense of shared purpose. The Members of the Health Leadership Council bring their shared experience together to evolve a broad view of health and what it means to the success of business in terms of strategies, analytics, and practices.

Social, financial, emotional, and intellectual health, and a sense of purpose, are important dimensions of health and drivers of business value. The Health Leadership Council is addressing 1) why and how to help employees, and the growing proportion of contracted ‘gig workers’, to achieve optimal health, 2) why and how health is key to the business in terms of organizational culture, talent, business success, and market value, and 3) measurement tools for a multi-dimensional view of individual and organizational health.

The Health Leadership Council is a peer network of Chief Medical Officers and Chief Health Officers who have responsibility for health strategy in global organizations. Council members decide an agenda of pressing issues, and based on that agenda, discuss issues from their various perspectives with invited speakers, evolve health strategy, and benchmark strategies and practices. The Council meets in-person 3 times per year for 1 and ½ days. The meetings are designed to support our intent, and our goal is that each council member will take away several important insights to inform his/her practice.

This year, the Health Leadership Council is addressing these issues:

  • Work environment as a driver of health
  • Job design/redesign and health performance
  • Health as a value in the brand
  • Strategies and tools for validating dimensions of health for a population segment in an organization

Program Director

Christine Beer

Christine Beer

Program Director, Health Leadership Council and Resilience Conference
The Conference Board
Read Bio


Our Mission

All proceeds support The Conference Board's educational, scientific, and not-for-profit mission.

The Conference Board Councils

Find out what members value most about their council membership.

Find out what members value most about their council membership.

Three Keys for Leaders Who Want to Solve Healthcare

OTHER RELATED CONTENT

RESEARCH & INSIGHTS

2020 Solutions Brief—Sustaining Capitalism: We need a new path on health care

2020 Solutions Brief—Sustaining Capitalism: We need a new path on health care

January 22, 2020 | Committee for Economic Development

23 Insights from the 2019 HR M&A Conference

23 Insights from the 2019 HR M&A Conference

January 09, 2020 | Conference KeyNotes

23 Insights from the Performance Management Conference

23 Insights from the Performance Management Conference

December 17, 2019 | Conference KeyNotes

Growing the American Workforce

Growing the American Workforce

October 31, 2019 | Committee for Economic Development

WEBCASTS

CONFERENCES & EVENTS

Performance Management Conference

Performance Management Conference

December 08 - 09, 2020 | (New York, NY)

2020 Succession Management Conference

2020 Succession Management Conference

November 05 - 06, 2020 | (New York, NY)

COUNCILS

BLOGS

PRESS RELEASES & IN THE NEWS