2018 Buckeye Summit


Featured Speakers

Frederic Bertley, PhD

President and CEO, Center of Science and Industry (COSI)

Joe Campbell, MS, PhD

Lecturer, School of Environment and Natural Resources
Director, Environmental Professionals Network

Ohio State Classes of 2008, 2013

Richard H. Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS

17th U.S. Surgeon General
Chief of Health Innovations, Canyon Ranch
Distinguished Professor, University of Arizona
Distinguished Professor, The Ohio State University

Jerome Davis, MA, PhD

Executive Director, Ohio State LiFEsports Camp
Director of Camps, Ohio State Athletics
Professor, College of Social Work and College of Education and Human Ecology

Ohio State Classes of 1999, 2002, 2005

Michael V. Drake, MD

President, The Ohio State University

Tom Gregoire, MSW, PhD

Dean, College of Social Work

Maggie Griffin

President’s Prize recipient
Ohio State Graduate Student in Social Work

Ohio State Class of 2017

Kenneth M. Hale, MA, PhD

Clinical Professor, College of Pharmacy
Co-Director, Generation Rx Initiative
Associate Director, Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Drug Misuse Prevention and Recovery

Ohio State Classes of 1976, 1987, 1995

Janice Kiecolt-Glaser, PhD

Distinguished University Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Health
Director, Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research
S. Robert Davis Endowed Chair in Medicine

Maryanna Klatt, MA, PhD

Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine

Ohio State Class of 2002

Nicole Cartwright Kwiek, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor, Pharmacology
Director of Undergraduate Studies, College of Pharmacy
Co-Director, Generation Rx Initiative

Michaela Martin

Wellness Ambassador Coordinator, Ohio State Student Life's Student Wellness Center
Ohio State Graduate Student in Public Health

Ohio State Class of 2014

Bruce McPheron, MA, PhD

Executive Vice President and Provost, The Ohio State University

Ohio State Class of 1976

Bernadette Melnyk, PhD, RN, CPNP/PMHNP, FAANP, FNAP, FAAN

Dean, College of Nursing
Vice President for Health Promotion
Chief Wellness Officer, The Ohio State University

Shelley Meyer, MS, RN

Instructor of Clinical Practice, College of Nursing
Ace Certified Group Fitness Instructor/ Certified Spinning Instructor

Peter J. Mohler, PhD

Vice Dean for Research, College of Medicine
Director, Dorothy M. Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute
Chair, Department of Physiology and Cell Biology
Professor, Departments of Physiology and Cell Biology and Internal Medicine
William D. and Jacquelyn L. Wells Chair in Cardiovascular Research

Tracy J. Plouck

Director, Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services

Ohio State Class of 1997

Alina Sharafutdinova

President’s Prize recipient

Ohio State Class of 2017

Jim Smith, MA

President and CEO, The Ohio State University Alumni Association

Ohio State Class of 1991

Robert Smith

Former Buckeye and Professional Football Player
Fox Sports and Big Ten Network College Football Analyst
Founder and CEO, Fan Health Network

Ravi S. Tripathi, MD

Anesthesiologist, Ohio State Wexner Medical Center
Medical Director of Information Technology and Surgical Critical Care Services, Ohio State Ross Heart Hospital
Co-founder, RossFit Wellness Initiatives

Ohio State Class of 2012

2018 Buckeye Summit


April 13, 2018
COSI—Center of Science and Industry | Columbus, OH