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Department of Kinesiology


Exercise is Medicine® on Campus (EIM-OC) is a program calling upon universities and colleges to engage in the promotion of 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 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. 

To learn more about EIM-OC, please visit the following link: ACSM EIM-OC webpage

To learn how you can be involved at K-State, please contact Lauren McDaniel (lmcdan@ksu.edu)

The month of October has been designated as Exercise is Medicine on Campus Month. The Kinesiology department in conjunction with the Kinesiology Student Association (KSA) will be celebrating EIM-OC Month throughout the duration of October with a series of events promoting physical activity. 


EIM-OC Dates