Helping Mississippi Seniors Stay Active


(March 23, 2021) STARKVILLE, Miss.—Four Mississippi State kinesiology faculty members are helping residents in 24 Mississippi-certified nursing facilities with increasing activity and social engagement.

The project called “Bingocize: An evidence-based health promotion program to improve the quality of life of Mississippi-certified nursing facility residents” is a $360,928 Medicare and Medicaid grant-funded program to be implemented by this MSU faculty team—and about 200 MSU kinesiology students—for approximately 1,000 residents over three here to read more.