Join us in building a healthy environment and promoting sensible security policies.
Please urge Secretary of State John Kerry to vote "yes" at the UN in support of negotiations to ban and eliminate nuclear weapons. The vote is expected VERY SOON.
The Senate will soon be considering climate change and energy legislation. The potential impact of this legislation on the health and well-being of the planet, cannot be underestimated. We need your help at this critical time to speak in support of strong legislation that confronts the growing threat from climate change while leading the U.S. towards a healthy, peaceful and sustainable future.
Given the urgency for action, PSR has developed two letters, urging your Senators to:
We would like to have as many health professionals as possible sign on to these important letters by September 8. PSR will deliver them to your Senators.
Read the full text of the letters, and sign on here, www.psr.org/climateletters.
Please add your health professional voice to this important issue.
And PLEASE pass this link along to your Washington State health colleagues!
Slides by Dr. Ken Lans highlighting what clinicians need to know about the health impacts of climate change. Read more »
Major impacts concluded from analysis of project draft environmental impact statements, Position Statement on Crude Oil Transport and Storage prepared by Washington and Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility, and supporting documents. Read more »
Public comment from Laura Skelton, Executive Director of Washington PSR, on the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed Clean Power Plan. Read more »