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|Hosting a PCRM Event: Getting Started|
Hosting a PCRM Event | Getting Started | Sample Timeline Hosting an event is a great way to raise funds and awareness—and have fun. However, planning an event can be quite time consuming and expensive, so we have put together some information to help organize the process and make it enjoyable for all involved.
|Hosting a PCRM Event|
Hosting a PCRM Event | Getting Started | Sample Timeline Thank you so much for offering to host an event in support of PCRM and our lifesaving work. There are so many different types of fundraising events you can host—from a simple cocktail party in your home, to setting up a team for an already established run
|PCRM’s Food Fighters Challenge Harlem Wizards in Celebrity Basketball Game|
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED Thank you to our team, superfans, sponsors, and everyone else who supported this event. Food Fighters Team Team Captain
|Hosting a PCRM Event: Timeline|
Hosting a PCRM Event | Getting Started | Sample Timeline SIX MONTHS TO A YEAR AHEAD Determine the purpose, format, and feasibility of the event Create an estimated budget Select the date, but before confirming it clear the date with important participants and double-check for conflicts with other majo
|Animals, Research, and Alternatives: Presentations|
Presentations Click on the links below to view the presentations. Day 1 Conference Presentations John Gluck, Ph.D. - What is Missing in the Ethics of Animal Research? Brian Hare, Ph.D. - Noninvasive Cognition Research in Nonhuman Primates and Other Animals Hope Ferdowsian, M.D., M.P.H.
Upcoming Events Join PCRM for TWO Sublime Events! Mark your calendars—Nanci Alexander will be hosting two spectacular events at her legendary Fort Lauderdale restaurant to benefit PCRM’s work! On Saturday, Dec. 3, come Kickstart your holiday and join us for a festive party featuring treats, signature dri
|Childhood Obesity Conference 2009 Presentations|
Day 1 Presentations David Barker - Preventing Chronic Disease Frank Biro - Childhood obesity, childhood exposures, and adult morbidities Mikael Knip - Milk and Type 1 DM: The TRIGR Study Geetha Rahguveer - Adult Diseases Now Seen in Childhood Day 1 Panel: Neal Barnard - Are Government and Industry Responsi
|Join Alec Baldwin and PCRM for Cocktails, Compassion, and Conversation|
Join PCRM president Neal Barnard, M.D., for one of our summer celebrations that start July 6 with a Kickstart the World event in San Diego. Then we head to San Francisco on July 8 for dinner at the renowned vegan restaurant Millennium. Summer ends in style with cocktails, compassion, and conversation with Alec Baldwin
Get Connected This year marks PCRM’s 25th anniversary, and we are grateful to all our members for their support over the years. Because PCRM’s membership spans the United States and beyond, we have many ways to help members stay connected with our campaigns and programs. We hope you’re taking adva
|New Study Compares Four Popular Diets|
Tomorrow’s Journal of the American Medical Association reports the results of a head-to-head comparison of four popular diets: Atkins, Ornish, Weight Watchers, and the Zone. Tufts University researchers randomly assigned 160 people to the four diets, gave
|PCRM’s Research Without Cruelty Friend-Raiser|
Alec Baldwin and 150 guests gathered in the Amagansett, N.Y., home of John Bradham on Aug. 25 for a fundraiser to support PCRM, including the newly launched Research Without Cruelty campaign. Baldwin provided a glowing endorsement, emphasizing the effectiveness of PCRM’s science-based approach. PCRM president Ne
“I wish I could do more” is a phrase that often accompanies donations to PCRM. We are grateful for every gift—no matter the amount. The truth is, most people are able to make a gift of surprising significance. They just don’t realize that doing
|PCRM Online September 2012|
September 2012 Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
|PCRM Launches National Campaign Calling for End to American Cancer Society “Cattle Barons’ Ball” Events|
WASHINGTON–The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) is calling on the American Cancer Society to put an end to its “Cattle Barons’ Ball” events – beef-themed fundraisers promoting the very disease the cancer research and preventi
|Cholesterol and Heart Disease|
Cholesterol and Heart Disease Every day, nearly 2,600 Americans die of some type of cardiovascular disease, an average of one death every 34 seconds, and 7.1 million Americans have had a heart attack during their lifetimes.1 Those who survive often go on to have another heart