The 25th Annual Herbert Lourie Memorial Lecture of Health Policy       

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   On Friday, October 4th, Dr. Rajiv Kumar, founder and CEO of Providence-based wellness company ShapeUp, delivered the 25th Annual Herbert Lourie Memorial Lecture on Health Policy entitled “Health Promotion 2.0: The Future of Wellness Programs in America”. Through ShapeUp, Dr. Kumar has been able to bring his social networking platform to workplaces around the world to over two million individuals in more than 100 countries, helping employers “empower their employees to become healthier”.

    The lecture was held at 2:00 pm in the Regency Ballroom of the Sheraton Hotel and was free and open to the public.  A reception followed the lecture. Limited parking was available in the hotel garage.  For more information, please contact Kelly Bogart at or 315-443-9040.