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Guided by the values and expertise of medicine and public health, Physicians for Social Responsibility works to protect humanity from the gravest threats to health and survival. Right now, you can make a difference by registering your comments on the EPA's new Clean Power rule to limit carbon from existing coal-burning power plants. Just click the button to get started.

Stephanie Dernek

Michigan
PSR Affiliation: Chapter Director, Michigan

Stephanie Dernek comes to PSR from Chicago, IL where she worked at 8th Day Center for Justice, a multi issue peace and social justice organization for over 10 years.  Her work consisted of organizing and animating people to engage in critical social justice issues through advocacy, action, and education. She has worked on a variety issues including economic justice, environmental justice, im/migration, as well as civil and human rights. She has a B.A. in Political Science from University Wisconsin Milwaukee and M.A. in Social Justice from Loyola University Chicago.  Stephanie is originally from Wisconsin.  She enjoys mountain biking and being outdoors.  She is also a Certified Yoga Instructor focusing on self-care for activists, organizers, social workers and those who care for others.

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Our Best Opportunity to Cut Climate Change

We need you to take action now! Tell the EPA that its proposed rule to cut carbon pollution from power plants is vitally important and on the right track – but can be strengthened.

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