ACAP Health’s Chief Medical Officer and Chief Experience Officer will share expertise on merging Clinical and Behavioral Science with Technology, User Experience Design and Marketing to Battle Obesity

DALLAS, TX – SEPTEMBER 5, 2017 ACAP Health announced today that Dr. Tim Church MD, MPH, PhD, and Kendall Ramirez will present at the 2017 HERO Forum, Sept. 12-14 in Phoenix, AZ.

Dr. Church, Chief Medical Officer, and Ramirez, Chief Experience Officer, will present on the topic of “The Avengers: How Clinical and Behavioral Science, Technology, User Experience Design and Marketing are Teaming Up to Dethrone Obesity.” The presentation is scheduled to be given September 13, 2017, from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. to the more than 500 employers, employee health and wellness providers, wellness industry professional organizations and research experts who are expected to attend the HERO Forum.

“The HERO Forum brings together a group of innovative companies and well-being experts for in-depth, thought-provoking conversations about new developments, breakthrough research, and more in the field of workplace health and well-being,” said Paul Terry, president and CEO of HERO. “Participants will go home with new insights about the impact of workplace wellness, ideas about measuring the impact of well-being programs and the value of investments. It is truly an opportunity for business leaders to embrace the vital role they play in the health of their employees, families, and communities.”

Dr. Church is one of the nation’s leading medical experts in exercise and obesity research, having authored more than 200 research articles in preventative health. Ramirez leads marketing, communications and customer experience initiatives for ACAP Health and the employee health solutions offered by ACAP, such as Naturally Slim®.

For more information or to register for the HERO Forum, visit or call HERO at 952-835-4257.


About ACAP HealthACAP Health is a health innovation company that provides solutions that lower risk and cost for employers. While typical employee wellness programs waste time and money by measuring participation alone, ACAP Health offers guaranteed solutions with clinical results you can measure. ACAP believes that employers play a vital role in employee health and by upgrading employee health, employers can upgrade the health of their business. ACAP Health offers a range of solutions for employers and health insurers to offer to their covered members, including the industry-leading Naturally Slim® program.

About HERO – Based in Waconia, MN, HERO (the Health Enhancement Research Organization) is a not-for-profit, 501(c)3 corporation that was established in 1996. HERO is dedicated to identifying and sharing best practices that improve the health and well-being of employees, their families and communities. To learn more, visit Follow us on Twitter @heroehm or LinkedIn.

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