Upcoming Classes and Events at UPMC St. Margaret
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 help 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.
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.
Alzheimer’s Support Group
Learn information on how to care for a patient with Alzheimer's disease. Family members, caregivers or patients with any form of dementia can benefit from attending the group.
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.