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Upcoming Classes and Events at
UPMC St. Margaret

For more information about upcoming classes at UPMC hospitals, visit our
Classes and Events Registration website.

​​Save Your Breath:
A Free COPD Management Class

Save ​Your Breathe is a free COPD class at UPMC St. Margaret that will teach you how to manage your COPD and hel​p you feel more in control of your health.

No registration fee required. Parking is free for all who attend.

Look Good...
Feel Better​

Look Good…Feel Better is a free program designed to help cancer patients counter the appearance-related effects of treatment. Professional makeup artists and trained volunteers can help you adjust to hair loss, skin and nail changes, and other health and beauty issues.

This program is offered in partnership with the National Cosmetology Association and The Personal Care Products Council Foundation.

​Managing Your Diabetes

The Diabetes Self-Management Education classes at UPMC St. Margaret provide important information for managing diabetes. The classes will connect you with educators, health care professionals, and other individuals with diabetes who can become part of your support team.

Education classes are led by registered nurses and dietitians, who are certified in diabetes education, and cover all aspects of diabetes self-management.

Total Joint Pre-Operative Education Class​

If you are scheduled for a total joint surgery, register for an upcoming class to prepare you for your procedure.

Choose to Quit: Smoking Cessation Program

This smoking cessation program helps you develop a plan to become tobacco-free. Through a combination of education, behavior modification, and relaxation techniques, this program teaches you the tools you need to take this important step.

​Support Groups

Diabetes Support Group

Free support group meetings, led by a diabetes educator, offer an opportunity for patients to interact with others who are living with diabetes. The group meetings offer education, networking, and support.

COPD Support Group​

Learn ways to improve your quality of life with COPD while getting the support from others who share in your condition. Join us for discussion on how to stay active, how to manage your nutritional needs, and listen to valuable testimony from other people with COPD

Stroke Support Group

The Stroke Support Group at UPMC St. Margaret offers education, support, and resources for individuals and families who have been affected by a stroke.


Contact Us

UPMC St. Margaret
815 Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15215


Schedule an appointment by calling 1-800-533-UPMC or request an appointment online.

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