"EIMC has inspired me to make knowledge translation part of my career." - EIMC @ uGuelph, student leader, Alison Ludzki
Exercise is Medicine Canada on Campus is an initiative aimed at fostering early collaborative inter-professional relationships between exercise and health care professionals that support the Exercise is Medicine philosophy. If you are an exercise science, health studies or administration, or health care professional student or faculty member with an interest in starting an Exercise is Medicine Canad club at your university, please contact Susan Yungblut, Exercise is Medicine Canada On Campus liason at [email protected]. A first step is to determine what administrative steps are required at your school.
EIMC on Campus student and faculty leaders and volunteers serve as ambassadors for the national EIMC program. They create local EIMC hubs of expertise.
EIMC on Campus club activities fall into 4 main categories:
NEW! Congratulations to authors Brittany McEachern, Jennifer Tomasone and Susan Yungblut for publishing the first EIMC on Campus Knowledge Translation Casebook. (Note: copyright text below)
NEW! Proceedings from the EIM Ontario Student Research Conference, June 23-24, 2016, Western University. (See Resources to download)
Student champions from universities and colleges across Canada are making a difference on their campuses and in their communities. Use the following resources to educate and recruit fellow students:
EIMC on Campus is part of an international initiative started by our American colleagues.
Students at Slippery Rock University, Pennsylvania, created a video of their EIM on Campus program involving Student Health Services referal to EIM on Campus exercise professional students. View here.
Canadian schools may choose to register with EIM Global by completing the online Leadership Form - this is Optional for Canadian schools.
*This program is reserved for university/college campuses (academic institutions). When registering, if you are a professional, please provide your credentials/certification in the "Title" field.