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Amp Up! Support Group

Amp Up! is a monthly meeting of amputees, pr​osthetists, and other members of the Pittsburgh prosthetics community. We exist to offer support and information beyond the hospital setting for current and former patients in order to provide improved resources and community re-entry.

We strive to enhance the quality of life by promoting a healthier, happier well-being through a continuum of health care services.

Email Tracie Nguyen at for more information.


Meetings are typically held on the third Tuesday of the month.


​6:30 to 8:00 p.m.


UPMC Mercy South Side Outpatient Center
Conference Room #1
2000 Mary Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203

Monthly Meeting Agenda

This month’s meeting will take place on Tuesday, December 19. Bree Bigelow, clinical research coordinator at the University of Pittsburgh, will be discussing research focused on amputees.

  • Learn about the Rehabilitation and Neural Engineering Labs.
  • Find out about research opportunities for upper and lower limb amputees.
  • Following the presentation, join us for our holiday party. Food, drinks, and holiday goodies will be provided.

Contact Us

​For more information, contact:

Tracie A. Nguyen, MPT
Team Leader General Rehab
Centers for Rehab Services
UPMC Mercy Hospital
Phone: 412-232-4070

Send us an email

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