Events & Screenings
Bariatric Support Group
UPMC Western Maryland offers a free, Bariatric Support Group for individuals who have had bariatric surgery or want to gain insight from those who have had the experience.
Become a Wellness Ambassador
Wellness Ambassadors are members of faith based or community groups who volunteer to promote an…
Building Better Caregivers
Building Better Caregivers has been postponed until Spring 2022.
Chronic Pain Self-Management Program
If you or someone you know suffers with chronic pain, please register for this research-based Chronic Pain Self-Management Program. Originally developed by Stanford University, this FREE six-week workshop explores: The mind-body connection, the benefits of physical activity, the connection between food and chronic pain and ways to communicate with your food and chronic pain doctor and family.
Circle of Friends Bereavement Support Group
Circle of Friends Bereavement Support Group is open to anyone in the community who is grieving the death of a loved one and would like to meet with others who have similar shared experiences.
Diabetes Support Group – Adult and Young Adult
Whether you have recently been diagnosed with diabetes or have been living with it for years, a support group can be helpful. You can share your experience and learn tips for managing your diabetes. Facilitators for the group include certified diabetes educators.
Intensive Behavioral Therapy for Obesity
Sessions with a dietitian to assist patients covered by Medicare who have a BMI greater than 30 to lose weight.
Medical Nutrition Therapy
One-on-one therapy to help you meet your nutrition needs based on medical conditions and lifestyle.
POSTPONED: Cracked, Not Broken: The Kevin Hines Story – The 54th Institute on Medicine and Religion
This event has been postponed until 2022.
The class covers everything you need to know before, during and after your surgery.