Vonda Wright

Orthopedic Surgeon and Internationally Recognized Authority on Active Aging and Mobility

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  • Languages Spoken

    English

  • Travels From

    Pennsylvania, USA

  • Vonda Wright`s Keynote Speaker Fee This reflects Vonda Wright`s U.S. Speaking Fee

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  • Languages Spoken

    English

  • Travels From

    Pennsylvania, USA

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Live MORE: Re-thinking what it means to Livelong and Prosper

Aging is not an inevitable decline from the vitality of youth to the frailty of old age.  From the minute of conception to the minute of death aging is the natural flow of life and yet with the passing of each emotionally significant milestone- childhood, the teen years, 30-...

Aging is not an inevitable decline from the vitality of youth to the frailty of old age.  From the minute of conception to the minute of death aging is the natural flow of life and yet with the passing of each emotionally significant milestone- childhood, the teen years, 30-something- we reach our middle ages wondering “Will my health last?” Dr. Vonda Wright explores the present and future of living MORE vitally everyday via an insiders’ view of the technology, precision medicine, mindset and wisdom that is changing the way we livelong and prosper.

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Healthy millennials: 7 trends in what they want and how to give it to them

As the largest generational cohort in U.S. history, Millennials have garnered a great deal of attention and it is impossible to ignore the role that Millennials ― particularly women ― will have, given their unique experiences as significant decision-makers, when it comes ...

As the largest generational cohort in U.S. history, Millennials have garnered a great deal of attention and it is impossible to ignore the role that Millennials ― particularly women ― will have, given their unique experiences as significant decision-makers, when it comes to health and healthcare policy.

Dr. Wright reveals 7 research-based health trends identified during qualitative research sessions with “premium” millennials and reflects on how these trends must shape health care of the future.

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Business and Entrepreneurship: Business Success Stories as Told by the Disney Princesses

Blending her roles as entrepreneur and mommy, Dr. Wright presents a playful discussion of hard-core business success principles as illustrated via the Disney Princesses. These ladies are not just pretty faces but overcome great odds to rule kingdoms and conquer armies.  A ...

Blending her roles as entrepreneur and mommy, Dr. Wright presents a playful discussion of hard-core business success principles as illustrated via the Disney Princesses. These ladies are not just pretty faces but overcome great odds to rule kingdoms and conquer armies.  A perfect interlude for women’s groups, executives, and mommyprenuers.

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Leading the Boys

As a sports doc for nearly 20 years in the competitive male dominated world of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Wright has learned a thing or two about leveling the playing field, optimizing performance and leading at work and life. Create your 4-step plan for success at ...

As a sports doc for nearly 20 years in the competitive male dominated world of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Wright has learned a thing or two about leveling the playing field, optimizing performance and leading at work and life.

  • Create your 4-step plan for success at work and life
  • Learn Dr. Wright’s “curb in/curb out” leadership approach to optimizing performance

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The shoes you wear: leading an “Averaged” life

Surgeon, Entrepreneur, Author, Speaker, Researcher, Wife, Mother, Daughter…..Dr. Wright fills all these shoes and no longer believes in “extreme multi-tasking” or “balancing it all”  After being asked hundreds of times, “how do you do it all” and “don’t you ...

Surgeon, Entrepreneur, Author, Speaker, Researcher, Wife, Mother, Daughter…..Dr. Wright fills all these shoes and no longer believes in “extreme multi-tasking” or “balancing it all”  After being asked hundreds of times, “how do you do it all” and “don’t you sleep” Dr. Wright shares how she has learned to fill only one pair of shoes at a time and live, not a “balanced” life but an “averaged” life she loves.

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About Keynote Speaker Vonda Wright

Some of Vonda Wright’s Key Accomplishments Include…

Dr. Vonda Wright is an orthopedic surgeon and internationally recognized authority on active aging and mobility. She believes with mobility, smart nutrition and building relationships we can harness our own power to control 70% of our health and aging.

Dr. Wright specializes in sports medicine and is one of only a few female orthopedic surgeons in the United States. She is the founding director of the Performance and Research Initiative for Masters Athletes (PRIMA) and the inaugural Medical Director of the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex. Her pioneering research in mobility and musculoskeletal aging is changing the way we view and treat the aging process.

Dr. Wright speaks worldwide and has authored two mainstream books, “Fitness After 40: How to Stay Strong at Any Ageand “Guide to THRIVE: 4 steps to Body, Brains & Bliss.” Her current book project is entitled, “Prescription for Prosperity.”  In 2013, Dr. Wright ignited a national conversation on Women’s Health via her online and live conference series, Women’s Health Conversations, focused on educating and empowering smart savvy women to make the best health decisions for themselves and those they touch.

Dr. Wright regularly appears on national TV shows including “Dr. Oz” and “The Doctors.” She is frequently quoted in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today and U.S. News & World Report, in magazines such as Maxim, Prevention, Fitness, MORE, Runner’s World, Best Life andArthritis Today, and in numerous online publications.

Dr. Wright earned her medical degree from the University of Chicago, completed a residency in Orthopaedic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh and a fellowship in sports and shoulder surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York.

Dr. Wright practices at the UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, serves as the team doc for the University of Pittsburgh Olympic Sports Teams and the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre and lives with her husband, 2x Stanley Cup Champion, Peter Taglianetti and their blended family of 6 children in Pittsburgh.

Testimonials

Dr. Vonda Wright put on an impressive show for a group of nearly 350 CEOs from across the US.  She kept the group engaged, and gave them meaningful, actionable take home value that received universal accolades for its broad applicability to their lives. Beyond that, Vonda is just a wonderful and inspiring person whom I feel lucky to have met.

Amir Hague

CEO, Supermoon

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