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BodyChangers Classes and Events

UPMC BodyChangers offers many classes and events to help you achieve and maintain your weight loss goals.

View our August activity calendar (PDF).

Support Groups

​Group​ ​Date and Location ​Description
​Life After Weight Loss Support Group (LAWL)

​Wednesday, September 28
​6:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Conference Rooms A and B, Level Zero
300 Halket St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213​

Topic TBD 

Feel free to bring a friend, family member, or loved one who is supporting you throughout your weight loss journey.​​

This event is free and there is no pre-registration is required.

​St. Margaret's Bariatric (MIS) Support Group
​Wednesday, October 5
6:00 to 7:00 p.m.

UPMC St. Margaret Hospital
Conference Room A,
First Floor
815 Freeport Road,
Pittsburgh, PA 15215

​“Body Contouring Challenges” with Jeffrey A. Gusenoff, MD.”​​​

Feel free to bring a friend, family member, or loved one who is supporting you throughout your weight loss journey.​​

This event is free and there is no pre-registration is required.
​Making the Move

​Monday, October 10
​6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

140 Allequippa Street,
Pittsburgh PA 15260.

"Making the Move: Transitioning to a Physically Active Lifestyle:"

Are you looking for an option to get active, but need help making the transition? This unique program is designed to help identify strategies for overcoming your activity barriers and transition you to a fitness center atmosphere. This is the series kickoff, subsequent classes to follow.

Pre-registration is required, contact Karen in the HPA department for more information: 412-648-8320 or email: befit@pitt.edu.

​Magee's Bariatric (MIS) Support Group
​Wednesday, October 12
6:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Conference Rooms A and B, Level Zero
300 Halket St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213​

​“Weight to Wellness” with Danielle Ross, MS, CES, CPT, NASE.​​​

Feel free to bring a friend, family member, or loved one who is supporting you throughout your weight loss journey.​​

This event is free and there is no pre-registration is required.
​Mind Over Body

​Wednesday, October 19
6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Suite 5600,
Fifth Floor
300 Halket St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213​

Join lifestyle behavior coach, Barb Penner, for a group session designed to promote permanent weight control.

This event is $10 to attend and pre-registration is required.

Please visit our website​ to register.

​PrepAbility
​Saturday, October 22
1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Forbes Tower
Room 4063
3600 Forbes Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

This class is created by students in the Nutrition and Dietetics program at the University of Pittsburgh, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.

The event is limited to 12 people and is $35. Please register by September 19 on our website​.

Please indicate any allergies prior to registration.​​

​Life After Weight Loss Support Group (LAWL)

​Saturday, October 22
​1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Suite 5600,
Fifth Floor
300 Halket St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213​

Topic TBD

Feel free to invite your friends and family members to this group.

This event is free and there is no pre-registration is required.

​PrepAbility
​Saturday, November 19

Forbes Tower
Room 4063
3600 Forbes Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

This class is created by students in the Nutrition and Dietetics program at the University of Pittsburgh, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.

The event is limited to 12 people and is $35. Please register by September 19 on our website​.

Please indicate any allergies prior to registration.​​

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Special Events

​​​Group ​ ​Date and Location ​Description
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