Make a difference in the challenge to confront climate change, promote clean safe energy, and prevent the development and use of nuclear weapons.
Coal ash is toxic. Tell President Obama that protection from coal ash contamination has to be robust, mandatory and nationwide.
Chesapeake Bay Area PSR's Dr. Gwen DuBois writes that one year after the Japanese disaster, U.S. nuclear plants still face similar risks.Source: The Baltimore Sun
PSR Executive Director Dr. Catherine Thomasson explains the public health costs of coal-fired power plants.Source: WYPR
“Maryland cannot afford to continue paying higher medical bills for largely preventable exacerbations of childhood asthma, heart, and lung disease. We have strong evidence that the air pollution from coal-fired power plants makes these illnesses worse,” said PSR board member Cindy Parker, MD, MPH.Source: Wind Works for Maryland
New York City, New YorkPSR Peace and Security Event
Join PSR founder Dr. Vic Sidel for a Peace and Security event in New York City.
Medical students from all over the world will take part in a bike tour this coming August as a prelude to the IPPNW World Congress in Hiroshima, Japan.
Baltimore, MarylandBaltimore Hiroshima-Nagasaki Commemorations
For the 28th year, the Hiroshima-Nagasaki Commemoration Committee will remember the atomic bombings of Japan on August 6 & 9, 1945, which killed more than 200,000 people.