June 19, 2012 - June 22, 2012
Salem, Eugene, Roseburg, Medford, Bend, and Portland, Oregon
Designing Healthy Communities With Dr. Richard Jackson
Oregon PSR is pleased to welcome Dr. Jackson to our state for a series of lectures in Salem, Eugene, Roseburg, Medford, Bend, and Portland from June 19th to June 22nd.
June 17, 2012
House Party with Dr. Mohammad Khalid
A reception at Dr. Mohammad Khalid’s home with physicians, health professionals, and organizers from the DC Metro Area.
June 14, 2012
Lobbying Our Way Out of a War With Iran
Kate Gould presents a free lobby training on how you can engage the Oregon delegation to help prevent war with Iran.
June 12, 2012
Flame Retardants Hearing
Join PSR-LA and a unique coalition of health advocates, fire fighters, scientists, businesses and manufacturers, environmentalists, and fire safety experts at this June 12th informational hearing on flame retardants, held by the California Assembly Committee on Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials.
May 24, 2012
Public Hearings on EPA Carbon Pollution Standard
PSR will be participating in public hearings on proposed carbon pollution standards in Chicago, Illinois and Washington, DC.
May 19, 2012
Iran Forum: Myths and Facts
Threats of military strikes against Iran have many of us concerned. We know peace is possible, but is another Middle East war probable?
May 17, 2012
WPSR Student Chapter Social Hour
"Celebrate Our Student Chapter", remarks by co-president Natalie Hale and student chapter advisor Alexander Hamlin, WPSR Board of Directors.
May 16, 2012
Stop Radioactive Waste Trucks
Hearing on radioactive hazardous waste being shipped to Hanford. May 16th, 2012 in Portland.
May 15, 2012
Reception with Catherine Thomasson, MD
Join Oregon PSR at a reception to welcome Catherine Thomasson, National PSR Executive Director as she returns to Oregon for a visit. We will hear about new developments in DC and in our coal campaign.
May 14, 2012
A Billion People at Risk: Catherine Thomasson, MD speaks on Nuclear Famine
Catherine Thomasson, MD, Executive Director of Physicians for Social Responsibility speaks on PSR's new report on global impacts of limited nuclear war on agriculture and food supplies
May 11, 2012
Happy Hour with Dr. Catherine Thomasson
"Environmental Health News From Inside the Beltway" featuring Dr. Catherine Thomasson, Executive Director, Physicians for Social Responsibility.
May 10, 2012
Nuclear Famine Webinar
A report released this week at the Nobel Peace Laureates Summit in Chicago showed that even a limited nuclear war involving less than half a percent of the world’s nuclear arsenals would cause climate disruption than could cause a global famine.
May 7, 2012 - May 7, 2012
Join Oregon PSR for the Power Past Coal Rally Featuring Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.
Mr. Kennedy will speak out against coal export in Oregon and Washington, and Oregon PSR Advisory Board member Dr. Andy Harris will discuss the associated public health threats.
May 4, 2012
New York City, New York
Press Conference on Fukushima Daiichi Disaster
A press conference about the on-going, rarely publicized, and still grave situation around the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear reactors, featuring a nuclear scientist from Japan, and first hand medical reports of clinical and on site observations in Japan related to the Fukushima radiological contamination.
May 4, 2012 - May 5, 2012
Making the Connection 2012: Environment and Health in Wisconsin
A four-hour CME conference focusing on environmental exposures relevant to the health of Wisconsin residents and their health care providers.
May 3, 2012 - May 5, 2012
Nevada City, California
Reclaiming the Sierra: Green $olutions to Abandoned Mines
This conference, presented by The Sierra Fund, will address the environmental impacts of historic mining in the Sierra Nevada. Co-sponsored by the Sacramento and SF Bay Area chapters of PSR.
May 1, 2012
Washington, District of Columbia
Hill Briefing on Nuclear Famine Report
Please join us for a special Hill briefing on PSR and IPPNW's Nuclear Famine Report, which was just released at the Nobel Peace Laureates meeting and has received over 100 press hits worldwide already.
May 1, 2012
Follow Washington/Oregon PSR’s Health Delegation to Gaza
Oregon PSR volunteer and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Maxine Fookson is once again headed to Gaza for the Washington/Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility Health Delegation.
April 30, 2012
Film Screening: Bhopali
This documentary film describes the Bhopal chemical accident in 1982 and the lives of those who live in the community.
April 29, 2012
2012 PSR Sacramento Scholarship Essay Contest Dinner
The contest finalists will present their essays orally at a dinner, and a distinguished panel of judges from the community will select the first, second, and third place winners.