Exercise is Medicine - On Campus at Princeton University

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.

Princeton University EIM-OC Leadership Team:

  • Colt Murphy, Ed.D. - Health Fitness Professional (Fitness Center Morning Supervisor and Personal Trainer, Campus Recreation)
  • Jessica Ward - Advisor (Director, Campus Recreation)
  • Calvin Chin, Ph.D. (Director, Counseling and Psychological Services)
  • Justice Chukwama '24 - Student Representative (Student Lead Building Monitor, Campus Recreation)
  • Yanar Bitar '24 - Student Representative (Student Building Manager, Campus Recreation)

2021 Mascot Video Challenge: "Reunited in Movement"

Video Credits

  • Zi Liu ’24 – Campus Rec Marketing Assistant – Main Producer/Editor, Voiceover, Writer
  • Justice Chukwuma ’22 – featured as the Princeton Tiger Mascot
  • Maria Lauron-Ramos – Video Project Director, Writer
  • Sarah Shouvlin – Capturing videos of Men’s & Women’s Rugby
  • Colt Murphy – leading the program & providing resources about EIM-OC
  • Athletics Marketing & External Relations - providing Tiger Mascot suit