UK Human Resources
Thinking about retirement? In the process of retiring? We have the conference for you! Please join us for our annual Making the Most of Your Retirement Conference. This year, we welcome John A. Patterson, MD, MSPH, FAAFP, who will present the keynote address Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction and will also present an afternoon workshop. Registration is free for all UK faculty and staff and will open on September 9.
UK Retirement Planning Conference
What You Need to Know:
The UK Benefits and Work-Life Offices present annual retirement planning conferences for UK Faculty & Staff. These popular conferences include presentations on UK Retirement Benefits, Social Security, and specially-themed workshops, keynote addresses, and panel discussions.
2015 Making the Most of Your Retirement Conference
October 9, 2015 at Embassy Suites on Newtown Pike
Thinking about retirement? In the process of retiring? We have the conference for you! Please join us for our annual Making the Most of Your Retirement Conference. This year, we welcome John A. Patterson, MD, MSPH, FAAFP, who will present the keynote address Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction and will also present an afternoon workshop. Registration is free for all UK faculty and staff.
Please note the registration page is best viewed in Chrome, Firefox or Safari browsers. Registration begins on September 9 and ends on September 23.
The UK Retirement Conference will be held at Embassy Suites, 1801 Newtown Pike, Lexington, Kentucky 40511.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.: Check-In and Breakfast (coffee, tea, muffins and Danishes)
9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.: Facts About Your Social Security, Russ Russell, Social Security Administration
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Visit Exhibitors
- TIAA-CREF - From Here to Retirement, Matt Haas, Relationship Manager and Janet Bandera, Director of Wealth Planning Strategies and Estate Planning
Fidelity - Topic and Speakers TBD
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.: Visit Exhibitors
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.: Lunch Keynote: Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction, John A. Patterson, MD, MSPH, FAAFP
UK Retirement Procedures, Tina Cornett and Terri Kanatzar, UK Retirement Officers
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Workshop, John A. Patterson, MD, MSPH, FAAFP (Please note if you want to full experience this workshop, plan to wear comfortable clothing (i.e. pants) and bring a yoga mat or towel for lying down.)
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.: Visit Exhibitors
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.: BREAKOUT SESSIONS
Financial Wellness, Todd Macaulay, Financial Well-Being Officer
- Getting the Most of Your Pharmacy Benefits, Lucy Wells, Know Your Rx Director
- UK Employee Benefits
- UK Work-Life Office
A number of exhibitors will be available during the conference on Friday, October 9, and attendees are encouraged to visit their tables throughout the day.
- Donovan Fellowship for Academic Scholars
- Fidelity Investments
- Kentucky Small Business Development Center
- Lexington/Fayette County Senior Center
- Mind Body Studio
- The MPM Group, LLC
- Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UK
- Sanders-Brown Center on Aging
- Social Security Administration
- UK Career Development
- UK Employee Benefits
- UK Federal Credit Union
- UK Health & Wellness
- UK HealthCare Volunteer Services
- UK Training & Development
- UK Women's Club
- UK Work-Life