Bay Area Go Red BetterU

The American Heart Association is accepting applications for women who would like to participate in the 2021 Greater Bay Area Go Red For Women BetterU challenge - a challenge that could save your life.

What is BetterU?


Research shows that most cardiac events can be prevented if women make small, yet life-saving choices for their hearts. Go Red For Women is the American Heart Association's national movement to make women aware of their risk for heart disease and provide inspiration to take action to reduce the risk.

Program Details:

  • Length of program: 10 weeks
  • Events are scheduled every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.*
  • Program dates: The program will run fromApril 7 - June 9, 2021

Participant Requirements:

  • Attend at least 75% of classes (classes will be hosted on Zoom, Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. for 1-1.5 hours)
  • Must be 18 years or older to apply
  • Must be a UCSF employee

We are looking for a group of women from UCSF Health who are ready to make a positive change to their health. Participant numbers are limited, so submit your application early.

Please complete this online application by March 24, 2021.

If you have questions, please contact Antoinette Sobalvarro at We look forward to an exciting 10 weeks with you!

All applicants will be notified early-April of application status. *Activities and times are subject to change without prior notice.

UCSF Health is a local sponsor of the American Heart Association’s Bay Area BetterU Program.