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Brown U. Benefits Buzz Podcast: Episode 4, April/May 2024

Ready for Spring?  Your cohosts Senior Benefits Specialist April O’Malley and Asst. Director, Wellness and Benefits Programs, Jen McKay are! They jump right into May Mental Health Awareness Month and National Walking Month with motivational guests and a fun and informative game. 

Hear what your Employee Assistance Program has planned for May during an interview with Kerry Symon, PsyD, Director of Clinical Partnerships at Spring Health. Then, learn about the holistic benefits of walking from local personal trainer and health and wellness coach Sean Carey. Lastly, hear what questions have your colleagues buzzing during the mailbag segment!

After the episode...

Dive into more information from this episode’s interviews:

Check out some of the resources that Jen and April shared:

  • Excited about Asparagus this month? Check out some great recipes here.
  • It’s National Strawberry Month!  Check out some great recipes here.

The Groundhog Family!


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Episode Topic Link

September 2023

Intro to Brown U. Benefits Buzz

November 2023

Open Enrollment

February 2024

American Heart Month

April/May 2024

Mental Health Awareness Month