University of Pennsylvania Chapter


Leader: Mariya Bershad

Mariya Bershad resides in Philadelphia, PA and is the leader of the Project HEAL - University of Pennsylvania Chapter. Mariya is earning a degree in the Biological Basis of Behavior from Penn. As a Project HEAL Chapter Leader, Mariya is dedicated to cultivating a campus culture that promotes balance, flexibility and an ongoing discussion about eating disorders and body positivity. Mariya can often be found drinking coffee, working at the lab or exploring the city.

Mariya’s favorite ice cream flavor: anything with peanut butter!