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Lunch & Learn: How to Serve in Corporate Wellness Programs?

As Mevident is growing its business in the corporate wellness industry, we need more of you to participate in our programs as service network providers!

Please come and join our lunch & Learn, and learn how it is like to participate in Mevident's corporate wellness programs as a provider.

Please sign up in advance.


11:45am-12:00pm:  Networking, grab your lunch

12:00pm-12:05pm:  Introduction to Mevident corporate wellness

12:05pm-12:20pm:  How does onsite chiropractic & massage work?

12:20pm-12:35pm:  How does onsite acupuncture work?

12:35pm-12:55pm:  From EAP to work-life to onsite wellness: value proposition for purchasers

12:55pm-1:00pm:    Closing

1:00pm-1:15pm:      Networking

Speaker Bios:

Ricky Fishman, D.C. - Ricky has been a Doctor of Chiropractic since 1986, and the Co-Director of Chiromedica, an Integral Holistic Health Care Center, since 1988. Dr. Fishman has been developing onsite wellness services to corporate clients, such as Signal to Noise, Pacific Steel, and Publicis/Hal Riney Advertising. Complementing his clinical work, Dr. Fishman was a Professor of Humanities at New College of California for over twenty years and has been teaching Integrative Medicine at both the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco and the Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College in Berkeley.

Celina Pagani-Tousignant, MACelina has managed an EAP program at Pacific Gas & Electric Co, as well as Work/Family Initiatives at Levi Strauss & Co in 1980s and 1990s. Since late 1990s, she has taken a number of influential positions including the President of the local EAPA San Francisco Chapter, Vice Chair of Examinations of Employee Assistance Certification Commission, and among others. She continues to teach EAP, Work/Life, Corporate Wellness and Corporate Social Responsibility at Boston College, World at Work, and John F Kennedy University. She is a licensed Marriage Family Therapist, certified as Executive and Life Coach, and holds MA in Psychology from John F Kennedy University.

Jared Van Der Beek, LAc, PT - Jared is Founder of Physiopuncture, an integrative medicine practice in San Francisco. Jared truly embraces integrative approach, being licensed as both an acupuncturist as well as a physical therapist, and certified as an integrative manual therapist. He teaches at Northeast Seminars and the Connecticut School of Integrative Manual Therapy and is a frequent speaker at NikeTown. He has been developing an onsite acupuncture practice at Zynga and keen on making integrative medicine accessible for broader population through corporate onsite wellness services.

Mevident Staff Presenters:

Asako Tsumagari, MBAAsako founded Mevident and has been building the company for the last four years as CEO. Prior to founding Mevident, Asako had various management roles in health utilization management, disease management and Healthcare IT businesses. Asako holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Katherine Anderson, CHHC - Katherine was a Founder of KCA Wellness and created created numerous wellness programs at clients such as IDEO and North Face. KCA Wellness is now merged with Mevident and Katherine leads business development at Mevident. Katherine is certified as a Holistic Health Counselor by the Institute for Integrative Nutrition.


Mevident is a network of local wellness providers ( Mevident promotes our providers to corporate client employees in order to increase utilizations of wellness providers so that we can keep employees healthy and reduce utilizations of expensive medical procedures. We use our web platform, onsite programs and offsite programs to achieve such.  In terms of our web platform, this video explains how it works:

Mevident Video

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  • Sydney M.

    Would love to make it, but SF at noon from the East Bay during a work day is not an easy do.

    May 7, 2013

  • Agneta S.

    sorry to miss this event. I will be in Europe.

    April 29, 2013

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