Fit Friendly

Fit Friendly
Members of the Wellness Committee accept the American Heart Association’s Gold Level Start! Fit Friendly Award for the second year in a row.  Photographed are American Heart Association representatives April Harrison and Anna Cary presenting the Wellness Committee members: 
Wendi Stanley, Harriet Cavanaugh, MJ Tucker, Anne Kerr-Brown, Virginia Pelliccio, Stephanie Corwin, and Carrie McGlone with the Gold Level Start! Fit Friendly Award. 
Wellness Committee members not pictured:  Alesia Jones, Alesia Adams, Bonnie Sanderson, Catherine Bethea, Iris E Williams, and Kelly Whitten.

 

My Health Rewards

MyHealthRewards-logoBuilding a healthier UAB starts with YOU!
As a part of our ongoing efforts to improve the health of our faculty and staff, UAB is pleased to offer this new health screening initiative designed to improve overall employee health risk and reward faculty and staff based on improved or maintained health risk levels. Register today!

The Farm Stand is Back!

veggiesThe Farm Stand will be bringing fresh fruits and vegetables and other delicious treats to UAB each week. This year Boozer Farms will be operating The Farm Stand 10 a.m.-2 p.m. every Tuesday and Wednesday.

Scale Back Alabama

scalebackA New Year! A New You!
Scale Back Alabama is a 10-week program to encourage Alabamians to lose weight and exercise more. The goal is to lose 10 pounds in 10 weeks. This is a state-wide program that UAB is participating in, so you can view the official site at www.scalebackalabama.com. 


Cycliad bicycle challenge to benefit the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center

Cycliad Logo RD1Cycliad is a one-of-a-kind, 1,300-mile, four-weekend cycling challenge that begins in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on April 10 and ends in Birmingham on May 3. In addition to celebrating the completion of this cycling challenge, the Birmingham community has a unique opportunity to participate through the Community Ride, which supports a critical patient-navigator program for patients of the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center. Visit cycliad.com and click on the Birmingham Event icon to sign up for the Birmingham Community Ride.

Dual Access UAB Campus Recreation with Hospital Health Club Now Available

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UAB Campus Rec is now offering a unique membership opportunity in conjunction with the Hospital Health Club!  View the flyer for more information.

 


Tobacco Cessation

Learn about the many tools and programs available for UAB faculty and staff to help you quit tobacco and stay quit. Remember, there is no one right way to quit -- do whatever works for you. Here are details for 3 resources to help UAB faculty, staff, and our families kick the habit: Telephonic and Online Counseling, Tobacco Cessation Counseling, and Tobacco Cessation Benefits.

UAB Windows into Wellness

 

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