Outreach Overview

Passavant Hospital Foundation advances the health and wellness of our community through educational seminars and special community initiatives

Passavant Hospital Foundation’s outreach improves our community’s health through presentations by knowledgeable health professionals. Last year the Foundation provided 90 seminars reaching nearly 7,000 people. Sessions were led by UPMC Passavant physicians, clinicians, therapists and others who are experts in their fields. Our general outreach programs are FREE and open to ALL COMMUNITY MEMBERS.

Click Here to Read Passavant Hospital Foundation 2019 Annual Report. 



Join us in the Fall for our 2020 “For the Health of It” CCAC Series. A Certificate of Attendance for 2.0 Hours is awarded for these seminars. UPMC Passavant is a hospital accredited by The Joint Commission and an approved provider for continuing education requirements for professional nurses. Registration is required. Call 412-788-7546 to register.

Due to these uncertain times, ALL For the Health of It CCAC Series will be held virtually. Closer to each seminar date, instructions on how to join virtually will be sent out. Please remember when registering to give an email that you use frequently to receive all instructions. 

Click Here for the Fall 2020 “For the Health of It” CCAC Seminars.

Wellness Wednesdays at Club Julian

Club Julian 24 Hour Fitness

Wellness Wednesdays at Club Julian, Ross Township feature a variety of health and wellness programs. The sessions feature speakers who are experts in their field and provide up-to-date medical information in layman persons terms. The sessions are held at Club Julian 24 Hour Fitness, 101 Corbett Court, Ross Township. Reservations are required. Please call 412-366-1931 to register.

Community Partnerships

Passavant Hospital Foundation sponsors and host several Continuing Education Credit Conferences and Community Events throughout the year.

In 2019 the Foundation sponsored numerous events such as:

The Bridge to Hope

  • University of Pittsburgh Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Grand Rounds presented "To Space and Beyond: What Space Travel Can Teach Us About Patient Safety"
  • Northern Area Special Needs Community Resource Consortium
  • Medical Ethics Conference "How Futile is Futile? And Ethical Discussion of Non beneficial Medical Treatment"
  • UPMC Hillman Cancer Center at UPMC Passavant: "Eighth Annual Celebration of Survivorship Dinner"
  • UPMC Passavant's "Fourth Annual Stroke Survivorship Dinner"
  • Putting the Pieces Together of Domestic Violence Conference
  • Diabetes "A Whole New World of Strategies and Technologies" Conference
  • Ethics Goes to the Movies showing "The Savages"
  • Bridge to Hope