Weight Management Program


Weight Management Program

Do you want to lose weight, but aren’t sure where to start? We can help! Our six-month weight management program is offered to full-time, permanent Wake Forest University employees FREE OF CHARGE. This program will go beyond healthy lifestyle modification, with a laser focus on weight loss. The program will offer a combination of weight loss strategies and techniques to help individuals reach their goals.

Applications are now being accepted for participation in our next group. Weekly group sessions will be held here on campus in the HES Department of Worrell Professional Center on Thursdays from 12:00-1:00 pm and we plan to start January 30, 2020.

Here are few highlights of the weight management program:

–Six months of weekly group sessions –Geared specifically for weight loss
–Initial & six-month physical function assessments
–Initial & six-month DEXA total body composition scans
–Formal assessment and follow-up with a dietitian
–Weekly food diary evaluations and feedback
–Physical activity tracking & exercise guidance
–Specific quality nutrient guidelines
–Behavior modification & mindfulness

This program is designed for participants who meet the following criteria:

–Individuals with weight loss needs (BMI >27)
–Able to attend weekly sessions held weekly for an hour
–Able to commit to personal dietary and exercise changes
–Full-time, permanent Wake Forest University employee

When you sign up for this program, you will be attending classes weekly for 24 weeks.

Registration is required for this event. 

Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Worrell Professional Center, 1162
1965 Wake Forest Rd. Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Event Type

Professional Development


Health and Exercise Science, Academics, Professional Development Center, Administrative

Target Audience

Faculty, Staff


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