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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 or 202-686-2210.

When: Mondays, March 3, 6-7 pm

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

Upcoming Events

August 5 | Georgetown Whole Foods Market: Power Foods for the Brain

When: August 5, 6:30pm
Where: Georgetown Whole Foods Market
Location: 2323 Wisconsin Ave N.W., Washington, DC 20007

August 7 | Tenley-Friendship Library: Healthy Approaches to Weight Control, Reversing Diabetes, and the Best of Health

When: August 7, 7pm
Where: Tenley-Friendship Library
Location: 4450 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016

August 9 | Amagansett, NY: Annual Hamptons Fundraiser


Join Neal Barnard, M.D., PCRM President, and members of PCRM to support efforts to create a better future for animals and people. Enjoy cocktails, vegan hors do’oeuvres by SuiteThreeOhSix and desserts by Vegan Treats, a silent auction, and music.

When: August 9, 2014, 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Where: Amagansett, NY
Location: The Amagansett home of John Bradham (The exact address will be provided after ticket purchase)

For more information and to purchase a ticket, click here.


Bid on incredible auction items with proceeds to benefit the work of Physicians Committee. You don't have to attend Passion for Compassion to win!

August 26 | Physicians Committee: Free 5-Week Diabetes Series Begins

Dr. Barnard’s free nutrition seminar will show participants how to use a plant-based (low-fat vegan) diet to prevent and treat type 2 diabetes. People who have or are at risk for type 2 diabetes will benefit from the series. Family members, health care providers, and friends are welcome and encouraged to join our free diabetes workshop.


  • Tues, Aug. 26, 6 to 8 p.m.: Special lecture with Neal Barnard, M.D.
  • Tues, Sept. 2, 6 to 8 p.m.: Introduction to How Foods Fight Diabetes with Kara Blank-Gonzalez
  • Tues, Sept. 9, 6 to 8 p.m.: The Power of Your Plate and Grocery Cart
  • Tues, Sept. 16, 6 to 8 p.m.: Understanding Type 2 Diabetes
  • Tues, Sept. 23, 6 to 8 p.m.: Designing a Diet for Maximum Weight Control

Where: Physicians Committee offices
Location: 5100 Wisconsin Ave., N.W., Ste. 400, Washington, DC 20016

September 17 | Vienna Whole Foods Market: Topic TBD

When: September 17, time tbd
Where: Vienna Whole Foods Market
Location: 143 Maple Ave E, Vienna, VA 22180

September 18 | Tenleytown Whole Foods Market: Topic TBD

When: September 18, time tbd
Where: Tenleytown Whole Foods Market  
Location: 4530 40th Street, Washington, DC 20016

September 20 | DC VegFest: Topic TBD

When: September 20, time tbd  
Where: DC VegFest
Location: Yards Park, Washington, DC

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 28 | Puree Juice Bar: Topic TBD

When: September 28, 5:30pm
Where: Puree Juice Bar
Location: 4903 Elm St, Bethesda, MD 20814   

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

When: October 8, 7pm
Where: Kentlands Whole Foods Market
Location: 316 Kentlands Blvd., Gaithersburg, MD 20878

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

When: October 26, 2pm
Where: Buddha B Yoga Studio
Location: 1115 U St NW, Washington, DC 20009

November 8 | First Seventh-Day Adventist Church: Preventing and Reversing Diabetes- General health benefits of plant-based diet

When: November 8, 2:30pm
Where: Preventing and Reversing Diabetes; General health benefits of plant-based diet
Location: 810 Shepherd St NW, Washington, DC 20011


For more information or to RSVP for events, please contact Tara Kemp at

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