April 8, 2014
Skills Building Webinar, Part 5: Advocacy Writing
Advocacy writing may sound scary, but with our helpful tips and encouragement, you'll be writing in no time! This presentation will focus on letters-to-the-editor and opinion editorials (op-ed). Further, it will touch on utilizing social media as a way to influence public opinion.
April 6, 2014
Eighth Annual Legs Against Arms 5K Run/Walk
The Eighth Annual 5K Run/Walk aims to strengthen our legs as we oppose illegal arms and seek peace in the Philadelphia area. Proceeds support PSR Philadelphia's youth violence prevention programs.
April 4, 2014 - April 5, 2014
Seeds of Justice and Hope for Palestinians/Israelis: What Is Required of US?
The upcoming Friends of Sabeel North America International Conference is a major opportunity to learn about the current struggle for a just peace in Israel/Palestine.
March 31, 2014
Washington, District of Columbia
The NPT and the Humanitarian Consequences of Nuclear Weapons
Speakers to include Dr. Ira Helfand, co-president of IPPNW and others. Co-sponsored by PSR.
March 26, 2014 - March 28, 2014
PSR Wisconsin will again host a booth at this annual event in Milwaukee. The summit showcases the latest information on sustainable energy production, energy efficiency, climate change, water use and sustainble food policy.
March 23, 2014
Board Meeting Mar. 23, 2014
March 20, 2014
Webinar: Health Impacts of Climate Change
Sponsored by Michigan PSR and the Michigan Air, Michigan Health Coalition.
March 20, 2014 - March 20, 2014
March 20 Climate and Public Health Seminar and Discussion
A discuss on the science of climate change and the public health consequences that could come from a changing climate.
March 19, 2014 - March 19, 2014
An Occupation by Any Other Name: Iraq 11 Years Later
Wednesday, March 19th will mark 11 years since the devastating US invasion of Iraq. Peace and Justice Works Iraq Affinity Group (IAG) will hold a visibility action to remind people that the US still has a large presence in Iraq despite the 2011 "withdrawal."
March 17, 2014
Movies on Campus: Do the Math
Video, refreshments & discussion on health, the environment and advocacy. Theme: Climate change and health impacts with PSR's Poune Saberi, MD, MPH.
March 12, 2014
Skills Building Webinar, Part 4 of 5: Lobbying
This webinar will assist you to identify ways to research and access your elected representatives and to outline a typical legislative visit and prepare participants to conduct a lobbying visit.
March 10, 2014
New York City, New York
Global Health and Environment in the Post-2015 Agenda: Lessons from the Fukushima nuclear accident
An expert panel featuring PSR's Dr. Andy Kanter addresses the public health impacts of the Fukushima disaster and the potential for future nuclear accidents.
March 10, 2014 - March 15, 2014
West Union, West Virginia
Mountain Justice Spring Break
Florida PSR's Dr. Yolanda Whyte speaks on fracking at this conference in West Virginia.
March 8, 2014 - March 8, 2014
People's Hearing on Coal Exports at Pioneer Square
This is it. We've reached the most critical stage in the Oregon struggle to prevent toxic coal exports and to prevent exacerbation of related global climate change.
March 7, 2014
Webinar: The true costs of BPA and other toxins: dollars and disease
Webinar on the public health impacts of bisphenol A and other toxins.
March 2, 2014 - March 2, 2014
Enjoy a Feast and Support Oregon PSR at the Cascadia Supper Club
On Sunday, March 2nd, John Olmsted and Joel Shapiro join forces in the kitchen to provide a night of delectable northwest flavors to raise funds for Oregon PSR.
March 1, 2014
St. Petersburg, Florida
Greenpeace Rally at Duke’s Tampa Headquarters
Florida PSR's Dr. Lynn Ringenberg will speak on health issues related to coal fired power plants, coal ash and nuclear power plant radiation.
February 28, 2014 - March 1, 2014
Making the Connection 2014
The third annual Making the Connection conference will be held in Madison, Wisconsin on Friday and Saturday, February 28 - March 1.
February 25, 2014
Movies on Campus: Dear Governor Cuomo
Video, refreshments & discussion on health, the environment and advocacy. Theme: Fracking, health impacts and policy with Walter Tsou, MD, MPD, board president of PSR Philadelphia.
February 25, 2014
Fracking and Public Health
Ann Alexander of the Natural Resources Defense Council will speak on fracking at the UIC College of Medicine. We will serve lunch at this free event; all are welcome.