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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.

Classes and Support Groups

​Group​ ​Date and Location ​Description
Mind Over Body ​Wednesday, March 22
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Suite 5600, Fifth Floor
300 Halket Street,
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. Register here​.
PrepAbility ​Saturday, March 25
1 - 4 p.m.

Forbes Tower
Room 4063
3600 Forbes Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
​Participants will prepare three full meals and take home nine portions. 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.

Register here​ by March 21. Please indicate any allergies prior to registration.​
Life After Weight Loss Support Group (LAWL) ​Wednesday, March 29
6 - 7 p.m.

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Suite 5600, Fifth Floor
300 Halket Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
​Feel free to bring friends, family members, or loved ones who are supporting you throughout your weight loss journey.

This event is free and there is no pre-registration required.
St. Margaret's Bariatric (MIS) Support Group ​Wednesday, April 5
6 - 7 p.m.

UPMC St. Margaret
Conference Room A,
First Floor
815 Freeport Road,
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
​“How to Handle Stress without Overeating” With Abby Savtiz, MS, RD, LDN, CDE, CBN.

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 required.
​Magee's Bariatric (MIS) Support Group ​Wednesday, April 12
6 - 7 p.m.

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC​
Zero Level Auditorium
300 Halket Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
​“Mind over Body” with lifestyle behavior coach, Barb Penner.

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.
Life After Weight Loss Support Group (LAWL) ​Wednesday, April 26
6 - 7 p.m.

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Suite 5600, Fifth Floor
300 Halket Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
​Feel free to invite your friends and family members to this group, the more the merrier.

This event is free and there is no pre-registration required.
PrepAbility
​Saturday, April 29
1 - 4 p.m.

Forbes Tower
Room 4063
3600 Forbes Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
​​Participants will prepare three full meals and take home nine portions. 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.

Register here​ by April 24. Please indicate any allergies prior to registration.​

Contact Us

For questions and class registration, email us at bodychangers@upmc.edu or call 1-855-BODY-CHG.​​​​​​​​

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