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  • Chicago PSR

    Guided by the values and expertise of medicine and public health, Physicians for Social Responsibility works to protect human life from the gravest threats to health and survival. PSR is the US affiliate of International Physicians for the Prevention of War, recipient of the 1985 Nobel Peace Prize.

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Focus Areas

Latest News & Events

  • Diesel Pollution and Health
    November 13, 2014

    Brian Urbaszewski of the Respiratory Health Association (RHA) will give a talk on diesel pollution at the UIC College of Medicine.

  • Climate Change and Public Health
    November 21, 2014

    Chicago PSR's Dr. Sarah Lovinger will give a talk on climate change and public health at the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine.

Action Alerts

  • Protect your drinking water

    Our nation's clean water policy should provide all communities with access to healthy, safe water by protecting the streams and wetlands that contribute to our drinking water supply.

  • Take action on Nuclear Abolition Day

    Celebrate Nuclear Abolition Day by contacting Secretary of State John Kerry.

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Resources

  • Carbon Pollution Fact Sheet

    Carbon Pollution refers to air pollution caused by the production of CO2 (carbon dioxide) from industrial activity and is the biggest driver of Climate Change. Read more »

  • Pediatric Environmental Health Toolkit Pediatric Environmental Health Toolkit

    The Toolkit is a combination of easy-to-use reference guides for health providers and user-friendly health education materials on preventing exposures to toxic chemicals and other substances that affect infant and child health. Read more »

Contact

Sarah Pressman Lovinger, MA, MD - Exec. Director
847 894-5026