Friday, February 10, 2017

Success Stories From This Week!

A Win for Wildlife: Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) announced late Wednesday evening that he would pull the legislation to sell millions of acres of federally owned land after conservationists and sportsman’s groups retaliated and stood up for wildlife and wild places. Read more about this win >>>

Simulation Replaces Live Animal Use in Paramedic Training
paramedic simulator training

Immediately after the Physicians Committee brought public attention to live animal use in the paramedic training program at Baylor College of Medicine and the Montgomery County Hospital District, the institutions announced an end to the practice. Details >

'Healthy Eating on the Fly Award' for Newark Airport’s Thyme Restaurant
Newark Airport’s Thyme Vegetarian Restaurant

Thyme, a new plant-based restaurant located in Newark Liberty International Airport, earns the Physicians Committee’s “Healthy Eating on the Fly Award.” Menu >