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  2. Jun 12, 2024
Hospital Food Can Help in the Climate Crisis

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine today praised the American Medical Association for adopting a new policy on June 11, 2024, at the Annual Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates that “recognizes that animal-based agriculture is a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions and supports efforts to increase and promote plant-based menu options in hospital food services, for both health and environmental reasons.”