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Events

 

  • August 6, 2014

    Seattle, Washington

    From Hiroshima to Hope

    Annual lantern floating ceremony to honor victims of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and all victims of war.

  • August 5, 2014

    Seattle, Washington

    Emerald City Rotary Club Meeting

    Dr. David Hall will speak about the humanitarian and health consequences of nuclear weapons.

  • June 17, 2014

    Seattle, Washington

    Exploring the Health Impacts of Climate Change

    Catherine Thomasson, MD, Executive Director of Physicians for Social Responsibility, will discuss human health impacts of climate change and the need for advocating for solutions at the local, state and federal level.

  • June 17, 2014

    Seattle, Washington

    Rotary Club of West Seattle Meeting

    National PSR Executive Director Dr. Catherine Thomasson is the speaker.

  • April 26, 2014

    Seattle, Washington

    The Impact of American Inequality

    Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility presents author David Cay Johnston speaking on inequality in America and what it holds for our future.

  • April 18, 2014

    Seattle, Washington

    Particles on the Wall Exhibit Opening

    The Particles on the Wall exhibit uses art, science and history to explore the troubling impacts of the nuclear age, with a particular focus on Hanford. Come meet some of the contributing artists, poets, and scientists at the opening party.

  • February 23, 2014

    Kirkland, Washington

    Martin Fleck Event

    You are invited to a joyful gathering! Enjoy good food and great company as Martin Fleck, PSR Security Director, updates us on the great things National PSR is doing. We'll also talk about the exciting future of Washington PSR!

  • November 20, 2013

    Seattle, Washington

    The Inequities of Hanford Speaker Series: A Tribal Perspective

    Hanford altered the lives and cultures of many tribes, including those displaced from the land where Hanford resides and the tribes that mined the uranium processed at Hanford.

  • November 6, 2013

    Seattle, Washington

    The Inequities of Hanford Speaker Series: Michele Gerber

    Dr. Michelle Gerber is the author of On the Home Front: The Cold War Legacy of the Hanford Nuclear Site, a comprehensive history of America's first plutonium production complex. Dr. Gerber will situate Hanford in its larger historical context of the Manhattan Project and the Cold War.

  • October 30, 2013

    Seattle, Washington

    The Inequities of Hanford Speaker Series: Kathleen Flenniken

    Kathleen is a former engineer at Hanford and is Washington State’s Poet Laureate, and author of Plume, a collection of poems about her childhood in Richland. Kathleen will talk about the importance of the arts to express the emotional and complex responses to Hanford, ideas not frequently communicated in a scientific discourse.

  • October 9, 2013

    Seattle, Washington

    The Inequities of Hanford Speaker Series: Gerry Pollet

    WA State Senator Gerry Pollet will discuss the ways that legislators can influence the clean-up process at Hanford. In addition to his legislative work, Senator Pollet founded and directs Heart of America NW, a non-profit focused on Hanford.

  • August 6, 2013

    Seattle, Washington

    Hiroshima to Hope: A Night of Remembrance

    Come together with the community to honor victims of nuclear weapons and join in the call for peace and nuclear disarmament.

  • March 22, 2013 - March 23, 2013

    Seattle, Washington

    "Fukushima Not in the Northwest!" Forum

    A two-day forum sponsored by Washington PSR on the dangers of nuclear power and preventing a Fukushima-like disaster in the Northwest.

  • February 27, 2013

    Seattle, Washington

    Pacific Northwest at Risk for Our Own Fukushima

    Presentation & discussion by noted expert Paul Gunter, director, Reactor Oversight Project speaks about lessons learned from Fukushima and safety risks from the last remaining nuclear power plant in the state of Washington, the Columbia Generating Station, in the Hanford Reservation, near the Columbia River.

  • February 19, 2013

    Olympia, Washington

    Lobby Day

    The public is invited to join WPSR for Environmental Lobby Day. Arrive in the state capitol for breakfast and speakers; then join your own district to visit your representatives and senators.

  • January 18, 2013

    Seattle, Washington

    Meaningful Movies: "Atomic States of America"

    This documentary journeys to nuclear reactor communities around the country to provide a comprehensive exploration of the history and impact to date of nuclear power, and to investigate the truths and myths about nuclear energy. WPSR will co-host discussion after film.

  • January 17, 2013

    Langley, Washington

    Environmental Toxins & Our Health: How do we define & promote prevention?

    A free community forum for health professionals, featuring WPSR president Dr. Rich Grady.

  • December 14, 2012

    Bellingham, Washington

    Gateway Pacific Terminal Environmental Health Impacts

    Forum addressing the aquatic, health, climate change and infrastructure impacts of the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal. WPSR Board member Dr. Steven Gilbert is a panelist.

  • November 20, 2012

    Seatlle, Washington

    The Toll of Coal: Health Impacts of Coal Export in the Northwest

    PSR's Dr. Steven Gilbert will review coal’s life cycle and discuss how the mining, transportation, burning, and waste management of it adversely influences human and environmental health.

  • November 15, 2012

    Olympia, Washington

    Critical News & Views: Preventing Environment Related Disease

    Presentations on the latest research and implications for practice by WPSR and our Olympia partners. Light appetizers, spirits & spirited discussion on the issues WPSR supports.