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AmCham Slovenia organizes special AmCham Business Leaders Club – Patron Only event, intended for AmCham Slovenia Patron Members and special guests.

The event will address the topic of how to design and create a healthy and happy business environment. Participants will gain an understanding of how to become a better leader and how to take care of both their employees and themselves by listening to the latest trends of balanced health and its impact on a person’s emotional, physical, and psychosocial level.

The event will take place on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. It is organized in light of the 7th International Healthy Lifestyle Symposium. We are honored that the special guests of this exclusive business luncheon will be some of the best doctors from Mayo Clinic, the #1 clinic in the USA.  

Prof. Kerry Olsen, MD, Mayo Clinic, USA.

Prof. Olsen is currently a head and neck surgeon at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota and an Emeritus member of the Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees and Board of Governors. He is also Chairman of the Division of Head and Neck Surgery.

He was chosen as a top American doctor for several years.

Dr. Olsen has been working with cancer patients for over 10 years, which has helped him to identify 12 habits for healthy living that were incorporated by the Mayo Clinic into their employees’ everyday life.

Robert Scales,Ph.D., Mayo Clinic, USA.

Robert Scales is the Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Wellness in the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases at Mayo Clinic in Arizona.

His primary research interest is the application of motivational interviewing (MI) and effective provider-patient communication in the healthcare setting. He was the Principal Investigator in the Cardiovascular Health Initiative and Lifestyle Education (CHILE) Study, the first study to investigate the impact of MI on the behaviors of patients attending cardiac rehabilitation. More recently, he was the Lead Consultant on a National Institutes for Health (NIH)-funded study to investigate methods of teaching MI in a health science academic program. He is an experienced trainer in MI and has trained both students and clinicians from a variety of healthcare disciplines to use the approach within their own clinical settings.

Donald Hensrud, MD, M.P.H., Mayo Clinic, USA.

Donald Hensrud is the Director of Mayo Clinic Office of Wellness and Chair of the Division of Preventive, Occupational, and Aerospace Medicine.

Dr. Hensrud advises individuals on how to achieve and maintain a healthy weight. He conducts research in weight management, and he writes and lectures widely on nutrition-related topics. He helped publish two award-winning Mayo Clinic cookbooks; Mayo Clinic Diet.

Please find more about the guests and about the 7th International Healthy Lifestyle Symposium, which is organized by our partner Mikropis, HERE and HERE

This exclusive event will be held among AmCham Slovenia Patron Members and special guests. The event will be held in English, without translation. The Invitation is personal and non-transferable.

The event will be closed to the public.


The organizer of the Symposium, our partner Mikropis, also offers a special offer for employees of AmCham Slovenia member companies to join the Symposium free of charge. The Symposium will take place on May 14-15, 2018, in Ljubljana. Give them the application.