February 10, 2014
Is Your Neighborhood Ready for Climate Change?
Speakers will include Donna Branch-Gilby of PSR's Climate Smart Southwest working group on Building Resilient Neighborhoods.
February 4, 2014
Movies on Campus: The Story of Cosmetics
Video, refreshments & discussion on health, the environment and advocacy. Theme: Toxins in everyday products with Cherie Eichholz, MA, executive director of PSR Philadelphia.
January 30, 2014
Webinar: Health Care and Sustainable Food in California
As places of health and healing, hospitals are well positioned to provide food that promotes the well-being of both people and the environment. Learn about Health Care Without Harm's Healthy Foods in Health Care Initiative in this webinar co-sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area PSR.
January 28, 2014 - February 1, 2014
Ask Trader Joe's To Be a Leader In Using Antibiotics Responsibly
While health professionals work to rein in the overuse of antibiotics in humans, antibiotic overuse in the production of food animals is rampant to promote growth and prevent illness in cramped, unsanitary living conditions.
January 27, 2014 - January 27, 2014
5th Annual Earth Care Summit, "Breath of Life: Earth's Atmosphere"
Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon's Interfaith Network for Earth Concerns, Oregon Interfaith Power & Light and co-sponsoring organizations (including Oregon PSR) invite you to the 5th Annual Earth Care Summit, entitled “Breath of Life: Earth’s Atmosphere."
January 24, 2014
Public Health and Climate Change: The Truth is More than Just Inconvenient
Professor Sara Via of the University of Maryland will discuss the science behind climate change and how climate change will affect all aspects of human life -- social, political and economic -- in the 21st Century.
January 23, 2014
Skills Building Webinar, Part 2 of 5: Public Speaking
Worried about public speaking? Do you need a solid grounding in public speaking skills? Join us to become an effective speaker to your peers, the public, or the Dean of your medical school.
January 22, 2014
Iowa City, Iowa
Film Screening: Unmanned: America's Drone Wars
The 78 minutes long film by The Brave New Foundation will be followed by a discussion of the Drone issue in its role and impacts here in Iowa.
January 17, 2014
Asheville, North Carolina
WNCPSR Monthly Meeting: January 2014
Physicians, health personnel and everyone; all are welcomed at our monthly meetings!
January 16, 2014
Radiation and Human Health: Three Years After the Japan Disaster
PSR Board Member Dr. Bob Gould speaks on this conference call on the health affects of the Fukushima disaster.
January 16, 2014 - January 16, 2014
Momenta: A Documentary about Coal Exports and Climate Crisis
Join Oregon PSR and our partners at Columbia Riverkeeper and the Power Past Coal coalition for Momenta, a documentary about coal exports that captures stories from the mines of Montana and Wyoming to the ports threatened by Big Coal.
January 15, 2014
Green Hospital Medicine
Dr. Peter Orris, Chicago PSR board member, will speak about the Green Hospital Medicine to students at the Feinberg School of Medicine. Lunch will be provided.
January 14, 2014
Public Health and Climate Change: Hydraulic Fracturing in Maryland?
Gina Angiola, MD will discuss the climate, environmental and public health risks of hydraulic fracturing and the current effort in Maryland to develop best management practices that would allow hydraulic fracturing to occur in the western part of the state.
January 13, 2014
Iowa City, Iowa
Iowa PSR Meeting
I-PSR regular meeting with a focus on climate change.
January 12, 2014
Board Meeting Jan. 12,2014
January 8, 2014
PSR/Harrisburg Public Meeting
Harrisburg/Hershey chapter public meeting featuring speaker Dr. Bill Davidson on the Affordable Care Act vs Universal Health Care. Public welcome.
January 7, 2014
Climate Smart Southwest Followup Planning Meeting
Reports from on going Work Groups.
December 18, 2013
Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania
Shop and Support PSR - Philadelphia for the holidays at 10,000 Villages!
Ten Thousand Villages will donate 15% of net sales to PSR Philadelphia.
December 14, 2013
Gold River, California
PSR/Sacramento Holiday Potluck Social
PSR/Sacramento holiday potluck social from 6 to 9 pm at the home of Diane and Bill Durston. Dress is informal. There's always plenty of good food and good company at this event, and we'll wind it up with the traditional singalong with Harry at the piano.
December 13, 2013 - December 13, 2013
Food Matters: Becoming an Effective Advocate for Healthy Food Policy
The Food Matters Training is designed to introduce a clinical audience (physicians, nurses, and other medical and community health professionals) to issues related to our current food system and human/population health.