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The Physicians Committee



Free Yoga Classes at PCRM

Want better energy? A way to de-stress? Try our yoga classes—they are free!

PCRM offers free yoga classes open
to the public and all skill levels!

RSVP at fvalente@pcrm.org or 202-686-2210.

When: Mondays, March 3, 6-7 pm

Where: 5100 Wisconsin Ave., Ste. 400, Washington, DC 20016



Upcoming Events

September 17 | Vienna Volunteer Fire Department Hall: Power Foods for the Brain

When: September 17, 6:30 pm
Where: Vienna Volunteer Fire Department Hall
Topic: Power Foods for the Brain
Location: 400 Center St South, Vienna VA 22180


September 18 | Whole Foods Market Tenleytown Prevent and Reverse Diabetes

When: September 18, 6:00pm
Topic: Prevent and Reverse Diabetes
Where: Tenleytown Whole Foods Market  
Location: 4530 40th Street, Washington, DC 20016


September 20 | DC VegFest: How to Kickstart Your Health

When: September 20, 2:35pm
Where: DC VegFest
Location: Yards Park, Washington, DC


September 21 | Puree Juice Bar: Kickstart Your Health

When: September 21, 5:30pm
Where: Puree Juice Bar
Location: 4903 Elm St, Bethesda, MD 20814   


September 23 | Howard County Library System, Miller Branch: Healthy Approaches to Weight Control, Reversing Diabetes, and the Best of Health

When: September 23, 7pm
Where: Howard County Library System, Miller Branch
Location: 9421 Frederick Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042


September 25 | Whole Foods Market Silver Spring, MD: Kickstart Your Health

When: September 25, 6:00 pm
Where: Silver Spring Civic Center
Topic: Kickstart Your Health
Location: 1 Veterans Pl., Silver Spring, MD 20910


October 7 | Free Diabetes Nutrition Seminar and Cooking Class

WHO: Neal Barnard, M.D., president of the nonprofit Physicians Committee and host of the PBS special Dr. Barnard’s Program for Reversing Diabetes, will host an Oct. 7 diabetes lecture. Food for Life instructor Kara Blank-Gonzalez will host the four-class cooking series.

WHEN:

  • Tues, Oct. 7, 6 to 8 p.m.: Special lecture with Neal Barnard, M.D.
  • Tues, Oct. 14, 6 to 8 p.m.: Introduction to How Foods Fight Diabetes with Kara Blank-Gonzalez
  • Tues, Oct. 21, 6 to 8 p.m.: The Power of Your Plate and Grocery Cart
  • Tues, Oct. 28, 6 to 8 p.m.: Understanding Type 2 Diabetes
  • Tues, Nov. 4, 6 to 8 p.m.: Designing a Diet for Maximum Weight Control

WHERE: Physicians Committee, 5100 Wisconsin Ave., N.W., Ste. 400, Washington, DC 20016. The Physicians Committee is located a few blocks from the Friendship Heights Metro station.

CONTACT: Please contact Tara Kemp at 202-527-7314 or tkemp@pcrm.org for questions or to reserve a spot.


October 8 | Kentlands Whole Foods Market: Power Foods for the Brain

When: October 8, 7pm
Where: Kentlands Whole Foods Market
Topic: Power Foods for the Brain
Location: 316 Kentlands Blvd., Gaithersburg, MD 20878


October 9 | Free Kickstart Your Health Nutrition Seminar and Cooking Class

WHO: Neal Barnard, M.D., president of the nonprofit Physicians Committee and host of the PBS special Kickstart Your Health, will host the Oct. 9 and lecture. Food for Life instructor Kara Blank-Gonzalez will host the five-class cooking series.

WHEN:

  • Tues, Oct. 9, 6 to 8 p.m.: Special lecture with Neal Barnard, M.D.
  • Tues, Oct. 16, 6 to 8 p.m.: The Power of Your Plate with Kara Blank-Gonzalez
  • Tues, Oct. 23, 6 to 8 p.m.: Let’s Go!
  • Tues, Oct. 30, 6 to 8 p.m.: Getting in Gear
  • Tues, Nov. 6, 6 to 8 p.m.: Breaking the Food Seduction
  • Tues., Nov. 13, 6 to 8 p.m.: Keys for Natural Appetite Control

WHERE: Physicians Committee, 5100 Wisconsin Ave., N.W., Ste. 400, Washington, DC 20016. The Physicians Committee is located a few blocks from the Friendship Heights Metro station.

CONTACT: Please contact Tara Kemp at 202-527-7314 or tkemp@pcrm.org for questions or to reserve a spot.


October 21 | The New Science of Nutrition and Health

When: October 21, 7:30 pm
Topic: The New Science of Nutrition and Health
Location: George Mason University


October 26 | Buddha B Yoga Studio: How to Kickstart Your Health

When: October 26, 2-4 pm
Where: Buddha B Yoga Studio
Topic: How to Kickstart Your Health
Location: 1115 U St NW, Washington, DC 20009


October 30 | Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library Tackling Diabetes

When: October 30, 6-8 pm
Topic: Tackling Diabetes
Location: 1630 7th St. NW, Washington, DC 20001


November 2 | Our Health, Our Planet - One Day Seminar  

When: Saturday November 2, 2014, 7:30am-5:15pm
Topic: Our Health, Our Planet
Location: The Fox Tucson Theatre, Tucson, AZ

Join Dr. Barnard from 11am-12noon to hear his talk about "Healthy Approaches to Weight Control, Reversing Diabetes and the Best of Health."


January 24, 2015 | Physicians Committee Leadership Weekend

When: Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015
Topic: Physicians Committee Leadership Weekend
Location: Los Angeles, CA (Venue to be announced soon!)

Join Physicians Committee president Neal Barnard, M.D., and staff for a  unique, action-packed event. Get to know Physicians Committee staff, learn all about our lifesaving work, and meet other members who share your dedication to creating a better future for animals and people.

 



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On Aug. 9, members joined Neal Barnard, M.D. in the Hamptons to show their support for the Physicians Committee.


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