Upcoming Events

The Physicians Committee

Upcoming Events


Barnard Medical Center invites you to Wellness Wednesdays! In this series, attendees will learn about the power of a plant-based diet and meet and mingle with others who share an interest in health and well-being. Books will be available for purchase at each event when applicable, and featured speakers will be available for questions and to sign books.

All Summer Speaker Series events take place at the Physicians Committee offices, 5100 Wisconsin Ave., N.W., 4th floor, Washington, DC 20016 (map)

Wellness Wednesdays Schedule


Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 6:30-8 p.m.: Plant-Based Meals for the Entire Family with Karen Smith, R.D. 


Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, 6:30-8 p.m.: Food and the Environment with James F. Loomis Jr., M.D., M.B.A.

Reserve Your Space Now.

For more information and to register please click here

Special New York City Dinner Event | Oct. 8, 2016

Join Neal Barnard, M.D., president of Physicians Committee, for a special dinner event in New York. The evening will feature a delicious plant-based dinner, campaign updates from Physicians Committee leadership, and a celebration of recent victories. We will also be recognizing some extraordinary people! This fundraising event will benefit the Physicians Committee’s lifesaving work.
For questions, call 202-717-8662.

Dr. Neal Barnard’s new book, The Cheese Trap, will be released in February 2017.

Come celebrate at a book release party hosted by Nanci Alexander at Sublime Restaurant in Fort Lauderdale.

Friday, March 10, 2017
5:30-7 p.m.

It’s never too early to plan for a party! Join Dr. Neal Barnard in Fort Lauderdale at the world-famous Sublime restaurant for a book release party.

Click here for details!

*limited to 80 guests