The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is a nonprofit health organization dedicated to saving and improving lives through good nutrition, advanced medical research, and public policy advocacy. Our vision is to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on disease prevention, plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals.

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Washington, DC, USA
Apr 05, 2019
Full time
Seeking board certified/eligible medical doctor (in internal medicine, family medicine, or other relevant specialty) to see patients at Washington, D.C., clinic that provides comprehensive medical care, with a strong focus on nutritional support for patients, including a special emphasis on plant-based diets. About Barnard Medical Center Founded by Neal Barnard, M.D., president of the nonprofit the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine , the Barnard Medical Center is a new model for medical care that integrates nutrition education and disease prevention to provide top-of-the-line medical care. Barnard Medical Center takes advantage of years of research conducted by the Physicians Committee research team and other researchers, with a new approach to medicine and nutrition that may help prevent and reverse serious health problems. About this Career Opportunity The Barnard Medical Center is looking for a Medical Doctor to not only treat patients, but also to work with them to prevent chronic diseases, with a strong focus on diabetes, obesity, hypertension, high cholesterol, and other nutrition-related disorders. In addition to clinical work, Barnard Medical Center medical doctors spend a portion of their time on the Physicians Committee’s initiatives to educate physicians, health care professionals, legislators, and the public about plant-based nutrition and serve as spokespersons for programs. This full-time position is based at our state-of-the-art primary care medical center in the Friendship Heights neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Who We’re Looking For Applicants should be board certified/eligible in internal medicine, family medicine, or other relevant specialty; possess excellent written and verbal communication skills; and have a strong interest in plant-based nutrition and preventive medicine. Terms This position offers competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. The Barnard Medical Center also supports continuing medical education and professional development. How to Apply In your cover letter please describe your related education and experience and your interest in integrating plant-based nutrition education into medical care. We look forward to hearing from you!  
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Washington, DC, USA
Apr 05, 2019
Full time
Seeking a digital designer with three or more years of professional experience with Adobe design programs (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign) to create dynamic, persuasive graphics for websites, social media, and other electronic projects for D.C. nonprofit promoting health About the Physicians Committee The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is dedicated to saving and improving human and animal lives through plant-based diets and ethical and effective scientific research. Our vision is to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals. We invite you to visit our YouTube channel , our website , and Physicians Committee president Dr. Neal Barnard’s blog . About the Publications and Communications Teams The digital designer will be a member of the Physicians Committee’s publications team, which designs print and electronic materials that communicate our mission to the public.  The digital designer will also work closely with the communications team, which is responsible for maximizing publicity for our campaigns, programs, and research studies through traditional and social media. Our goal is to educate and persuade in a clear, professional manner. We partner with the organization’s physicians, dietitians, and other experts in bringing our messages to life. About this Career Opportunity The digital designer will help define the organization’s electronic presence. Specific duties include working with a professional team of graphic designers and communicators in a fast-paced environment to create graphics for the web, social media, and e-mail, participating in creative brainstorming on the communications team’s campaigns, giving artistic direction to photographers, and assisting print designers. The digital designer will need to be “on call” during evenings and weekends, keeping open channels of communication. This is a full-time position located at the Physicians Committee’s headquarters in Washington, D.C. (Friendship Heights on Metro’s Red Line). Who We’re Looking For The ideal candidate will have a B.A., or equivalent experience, and have three or more years of professional experience with Adobe design programs (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign). We are looking for a team player who will tackle their work with a sense of urgency and persistence, possesses creative ideas, patience, and a sense of humor, and is eager to be part of team. Knowledge of photography is a plus. If you meet these requirements and are passionate about the Physicians Committee's mission, we'd like to hear from you. How to Apply In your cover letter, please tell us about your interest in our mission, your related work experience and your professional goals. We look forward to hearing from you! Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Washington, DC, USA
Apr 05, 2019
Full time
Human Resources Generalist – Seeking human resources professional with at least five years of experience to support leadership and staff by facilitating a variety of strategic, operational, and administrative functions at 90-person nonprofit organization working to save and improve human and animal lives through plant-based diets and ethical and effective scientific research. About the Physicians Committee The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is dedicated to saving and improving human and animal lives through plant-based diets and ethical and effective scientific research. Our vision is to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals. We invite you to visit our YouTube channel , our website , and Physicians Committee president Dr. Neal Barnard’s blog . About the Human Resources Team The Physicians Committee’s human resources team supports leadership and staff by facilitating a variety of strategic, operational, and administrative functions. We partner with team members to create a positive and engaging workplace culture and promote organizational health and best practices. Our keys to success include having a positive and outgoing attitude, being detail-oriented and thorough, and continually exploring new ideas and approaches to our work. We look for and assume the best in others and strive to build a positive dialog in order to advance our work. We prioritize personal and professional development. About this Career Opportunity We’re looking for a Human Resources Generalist to join our team of three to support our staff of approximately 90 employees. Our team’s goals include: Building our team together : partnering with our colleagues to recruit, hire and onboard team members, interns, consultants and volunteers Developing our skills together : partnering with our colleagues to identify development needs and to coordinate or facilitate training Creating our culture together : partnering with our colleagues to reinforce our core values, promote organizational health and best practices, and to foster an environment in which we can all do our best work Administration : helping our colleagues maximize their benefits and ensuring compliance with state and federal laws This is a full-time position located at the Physicians Committee’s headquarters in Washington, D.C. (Friendship Heights on Metro’s Red Line) Who We’re Looking For Work life at Physicians Committee is fast-paced, exciting, and challenging! We’re looking for a team member who will be passionate about the creating an optimal workplace culture and environment for our team of hardworking and visionary professionals. And we’re also looking for somebody who is passionate about our vision to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on disease prevention, plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals. Applicants should have at least five years of experience working in human resources and an eagerness to work hard and go the extra mile for our team members. Presentation and project management skills are a plus. How to Apply In your cover letter, please tell us about your human resources experience, professional goals and your interest in Physicians Committee’s mission. We look forward to hearing from you! Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.