• SummerUp College of Health Soultions

July 7 to July 12, 2019
Grade in fall of 2019: 8th to 10th grade

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Do you have an interest in health and wellness? Health is much more than the absence of disease, and we invite you to join us on the journey to becoming a a Health Ninja Warrior! 

Over the course of the week you will obtain skills necessary to tackle today’s health problems by learning strategies of disease prevention for optimal physical and mental health. As a Health Ninja Warrior, you’ll learn to overcome specific health challenges with experts in nutrition, physical activity, mindful meditation, community health, and much more. 

With a team of your peers, you’ll work together to combine strategies to create the ultimate wellness plan! You’ll experience firsthand how health is in everything, from cooking demos and mindful movement classes, to exploring the impact of genetics and the future of personalized medicine, to learning about stress management techniques and the role of sleep in health, to discovering how the arts and nature affect our mind and body. Health Ninja Warrior experts will challenge your concepts of future careers and the importance of team dynamics in health care. Join the College of Nursing and Health Innovation and the College of Health Solutions and become Champion Health Ninja Warriors!

Day One

Module 1: Overview and Presentation of Health Ninja Warrior Challenges

Module 2: Nutrition 101 – The Basics; Your Brain on Food – Nutrition for Mental Health

Day Two

Module 3: Exercise As Medicine: Physical Activity for Optimal Health

Module 4: Got Stress? Stress management with meditation, mindful movement practice, and art/craft activities

Day Three

Module 5: Health Ninja Warrior Challenges: Brainstorming & Prototyping

Module 6: Exploring the Diversity of Healthcare Careers

Day Four

Module 7: Health Care Detective: Solving Patient Cases & Health Care Ethics

Module 8: Healthy Relationships, Emotional Well-Being, and Sleep Health

Day Five

Module 9: Summary and Solutions for Health Ninja Warrior Challenges


Registration Deadline: When camp fills or three weeks before, whichever comes first 

When: 7/7/2019 to 7/12/2019

Where: West campus

Eligibility: Grade in Fall of 2019: 8th Grade, 9th Grade or 10th Grade

Residential Cost:$975/week (Sunday - Friday, stay on campus, 9th & 10th grades allowed only)

Day Camp Cost:$625/week (8:45 AM to 7:00 PM, includes lunch & dinner)

For program inquiries, contact: summerupcamps@asu.edu or 602-543-6002 (REGISTRATION CLOSED)