The University of Missouri system launched the TE Atkins UM Wellness Program between 2004 – 2006. The program has introduced initiatives addressing exercise, weight management, stress, and smoking in the past 9 years. These programs are geared toward promoting health for UMKC and other UM system employees.
There are several classes and programs available for participation for faculty and staff, including a healthy eating program, the Million Step Pedometer Program, yoga classes, support groups, and the annual Wellness Incentive.
For more information, visit Healthy for Life.