Larry S. Chapman MPH is President and CEO of Chapman Institute and Director of the WellCertsm Program. Larry provides thought leadership on integrating health cost management plan design incentive systems and organized prevention programming for worksite managed care and community-based populations. He has spent more than 35 years improving the health of employees and their family members and has developed more than a thousand (1000) employee health and wellness programs including more than 200 wellness financial incentive programs. Formally educated in environmental health medical technology and medical care organization at UCLA and the University of Michigan, Chapman is an internationally recognized expert and speaker on innovative health management interventions. He has also published 13 books and more than 200 professional articles and columns. Chapman co-founded and served as Chairman of the Board of Summex Health Management which was acquired by WebMD in 2006.
Larry has been married to Ginny Chapman for 41 years has two grown sons two daughters-in-law and five delightful grandchildren. Playing golf taking family trips snorkeling gardening biking fishing and hiking Northwest mountain trails are some of his favorite activities.