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Past Events

  • November 3, 2013

    Boston, Massachusetts

    Honoring Vic Sidel and His Contributions to Public Health

    Physicians for Social Responsibility invites you to attend an event honoring Dr. Vic Sidel and his many contributions to public health.

  • November 2, 2013 - November 3, 2013

    Washington, District of Columbia

    Nuclear Weapon Issues in the 21st Century

    Topics include Nuclear Weapons and Arms Control, the CTBT, Ballistic Missile Defense, Nuclear Proliferation and Mass Casualty Terrorism. There will be 24 speakers, including PSR Board Member Dr. Edward Ifft, who will give the opening lecture on Saturday.

  • November 2, 2013 - November 6, 2013

    Boston, Massachusetts

    American Public Health Association Annual Meeting 2013

    PSR will be participating in the annual APHA meeting in Boston, including several presentations by PSR board members.

  • November 1, 2013 - November 2, 2013
    The Gaza Kitchen: A Palestinian Culinary Journey

    Laila El-Haddad and Maggie Schmitt, authors of the highly acclaimed cookbook The Gaza Kitchen: A Palestinian Culinary Journey will be visiting the Portland area for a series of informative (and delicious) community events.

  • October 30, 2013

    Tarrytown, New York

    Waste Confidence Rulemaking Public Meeting

    Public meeting to provide an opportunity for interested parties to provide comments on the Waste Confidence Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement (DGEIS) and proposed rule.

  • 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 30, 2013
    Webinar: Fracking, Methane, and Climate Change

    Join us for the latest in PSR's series of Climate Change webinars.

  • October 30, 2013 - November 5, 2013
    Congress Needs to Hear from You About Toxic Chemicals

    It’s been 37 years since Congress passed the Toxics Substances Control Act, and it just isn’t working to protect public health. In fact, it has allowed nearly 80,000 chemicals to enter the marketplace without basic testing for health and safety.

  • October 30, 2013

    Evanston, Illinois

    Climate Change and Health Threats: How Evanston is Getting Ready

    Dr. Sarah Lovinger and Evonda Thomas-Smith, RN, MSN, DHA (c), Director of Evanston's Health Dept will speak together about climate change in Evanston. This event is free and open to all.

  • October 29, 2013

    Potomac, Maryland

    Is Climate Change Affecting Your Health?

    Please join Physicians for Social Responsibility and Dr. Wendy Ring for dinner as she ends her cross-country bicycle tour in the D.C. area. She will discuss how climate change affects our health and what we can do to have health people AND a healthy planet.

  • October 29, 2013

    Washington, District of Columbia

    Stroller Brigade for Safer Chemicals

    Join PSR and the Safer Chemicals Healthy Families Coalition in a parent-and-child "Stroller Brigade" for stronger U.S. laws against toxic chemicals.

  • October 28, 2013

    Chelmsford, Massachusetts

    Waste Confidence Rulemaking Public Meeting

    Public meeting to provide an opportunity for interested parties to provide comments on the Waste Confidence Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement (DGEIS) and proposed rule.

  • October 24, 2013

    New York, New York

    Health Impacts of Fukushima Catastrophe: Public Discussion

    UNHCR Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health and experts from PSR and Human Rights Now discuss the UNHRC and UNSCEAR reports on Fukushima. Q&A session will follow the presentations.

  • October 23, 2013 - October 23, 2013

    Salem, Oregon

    Annual Salem Peace Lecture to Feature Environmentalist & Author Maude Barlow

    Maude Barlow is an international best-selling author and citizen activist. She has worked tirelessly for environmental sustainability and water justice.

  • October 23, 2013 - November 18, 2013
    Take Action Now on Proposed Longview Coal Exports

    The "scoping period" that determines the breadth and depth of environmental review for the proposed coal export facility in Longview, WA will soon end. You can help shape the future of our region by submitting comments to the decision makers in charge of the permitting process.

  • October 22, 2013

    Chicago, Illinois

    Environmental Health Basics

    Drs. Susan Buchanan and Sarah Lovinger will give a Leadership Lecture to teach students about environmental health.

  • October 17, 2013

    Chicago, Illinois

    Environmental Health Basics

    Lunch time talk with speaker Dr. Susan Buchanan, Director of the Great Lakes Center for Children’s Environmental Health and a Chicago PSR board member.

  • October 15, 2013

    Portland, Maine

    PSR Maine Annual Dinner 2013

    Join PSR Maine for our annual dinner, featuring Senator Angus S. King speaking on Maine and the global environment.

  • October 10, 2013

    Baltimore, Maryland

    Individual and Societal Health Impacts of Climate Change

    A CME lecture on climate change by Cindy L. Parker MD, MPH. Dr. Parker is a Board Member of National PSR and on the Steering Committee of the Cheasapeake PSR Chapter, where she helps direct the Chapter's climate and clean energy work.

  • October 10, 2013

    Chicago, Illinois

    Panel Discussion on Climate Change and Health

    Lunch time panel discussion on climate change and health, featuring Dr. Jonathan Patz of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Dr. Sam Dorevitch of the University of Illinois School of Public Health.

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    Our Best Opportunity to Cut Climate Change
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