Congratulations to GRCC’s Exercise is Medicine Team who recently were recognized by the American College of Sports Medicine with Gold Campus Status. The College also received a Covid Recognition Award. The EIM team includes: Laura Kennett; Jodi Gee; Leigh Kleinert; Sherry Knoppers; Stacey Heisler; Fred Zomer; and, Melanie Schiele Gady.
Exercise is Medicine® on Campus (EIM-OC) encourages college students, faculty and staff to engage in, and promote, regular physical activity as a vital sign of health on college campuses 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.
Find out more about Exercise is Medicine on GRCC’s campus on the Exercise Science Subject Guide and update your exercise knowledge!