Franklin Fitness Testing - Franklin Academy is the Columbus Municipal School District (CMSD) Magnet School for Medical Sciences and Wellness. The Department of H&K partners with Franklin Academy to assist in reaching it "Wellness" objectives. Each year, Franklin Academy students are bussed to the Pohl Gym to complete the FitnessGram battery of health-related fitness assessments. The results are compiled and individual and group data are provided to the Franklin Physical Education staff.
Women' Health Awareness Week - Women's Health Awareness Week occurs in October of each year. This has been a collaborative effort with Baptist Memorial Hospital - Golden Triangle. Physicians, and other health-care professions present current relevant information about women's health issues. These events are open to the public and tale place on the MUW campus.
MUW Health Fair - The Department of H&K hosts the MUW Health Fair each February. This event is held in the Pohl Education Building gymnasium. Numerous health-care providers and practitioners disseminate current health-care information on a variety of topics. this even is open to the public and is very well attended.
Miller-Burdeshaw Lecture Series -The Department of H&K hosts the Miller-Burdeshaw Lecture Series in the spring of each academic year. The Miller-Burdeshaw Lecture is designed to bring to campus experts in one of the disciplines of Health & Kinesiology. The presenters provide current relevant information to our students. The Miller-Burdeshaw lecture Series is in memory and in honor of Dr. Mary Kate Miller and Dr. Dorothy Burdeshaw, two former heads of the Department of H&K.