Exercise is Medicine on Campus

 

Exercise is Medicine® On Campus (EIM-OC) calls upon universities and colleges to promote physical activity as a vital sign of health. EIM-OC encourages faculty, staff, and students to work together toward improving the health and well-being of the campus community by:
  • Making movement a part of the daily campus culture
  • Assessing physical activity at every student health visit
  • Providing students with the tools necessary to strengthen healthy physical activity habits that can last a lifetime
  • Connecting university health care providers with university health fitness specialists to provide a referral system for exercise prescription.
MSU has been recognized as Gold Level Campus since its launch in 2015. The initiative is implemented in collaboration by the Health Promotion and the College of Education Department of Kinesiology. 

Current Programs, Events & Offerings:
  • ACTIVE Spartans Program
  • Healthy Homecoming Walk
  • Education & Outreach
  • EIM-OC RSO
    • Opportunities for involvement include outreach, education, leadership, and social engagement. Join anytime! All students are welcome! For more information contact Fiona Baughman at baughm38@msu.edu.

  • Move for Your Mood
For more information contact Fitness & Wellness Program Coordinator Kristin Traskie at traskiek@msu.edu.

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