UK Med School Includes Physical Activity Education

Future doctors learn how to prescribe exercise.

By Shirley Archer, JD, MA
May 21, 2019

Lancaster Medical School in Lancaster, England, has been acknowledged throughout the United Kingdom and by the World Health Organization Europe for being the first medical school in the U.K. to integrate guidelines on how to prescribe physical activity. The initiative is referred to as the “Movement for Movement.”

Shirley Archer, JD, MA

Shirley Archer, JD, MA

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