April 7, 2013
Strategic Planning Workshop
PSR Arizona's next Board Meeting will be a Strategic Planning Workshop (and brief Board business meeting) to do strategic project and economic planning and evaluation for our chapter's future, led by Jeremy Carter who is an experienced grant writer and business planner for a large national organization.
April 7, 2013
The Climate Crisis and Human Health: Physicians as Vital Advocates for Prevention
"The Climate Crisis and Human Health: Physicians as Advocates for Prevention" will be presented by Joel Charles, a Wisconsin medical student who recently completed his Masters of Public Health, focusing on the health impacts of climate change.
April 5, 2013
Film Screening: Eight Men Out
Chesapeake Bay Area PSR co-sponsors this screening as part of the Film & Social Consciousness DVD Series. Discussion to follow.
April 4, 2013 - April 4, 2013
Join Us for A Day of Action to Prevent Gun Violence
Please join our colleagues at the Oregon Alliance to Prevent Gun Violence for a Day of Action to Prevent Gun Violence in Salem on April 4th.
March 29, 2013
Webinar: Fracking in California
From PSR-Los Angeles, an overview of oil and gas extraction in California, discuss fracking and its impacts on public health and the environment. March 29 at 12:30 pm PDT.
March 27, 2013
Gun Violence in America: A Public Health and Social Crisis
PSR Philadelphia, in partnership with Health Care for All Philadelphia, will host a panel and discussion on the issue of gun violence.
March 26, 2013
Public Meeting on Proposed Nuclear Power Plant
Iowa PSR participates in a Wilton, Iowa community meeting on a proposed nuclear power plant.
March 24, 2013
UC Berkeley Panel on Social Justice in Healthcare
Speakers will address healthcare providers as community advocates and discuss their social justice work in the context of healthcare. Panelists include Drs. Robert Gould and Jeffrey Ritterman of SF Bay Area PSR.
March 24, 2013
Healthcare Providers as Community Advocates
Panel discussion on social justice in healthcare, co-sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area PSR.
March 22, 2013 - March 23, 2013
"Fukushima Not in the Northwest!" Forum
A two-day forum sponsored by Washington PSR on the dangers of nuclear power and preventing a Fukushima-like disaster in the Northwest.
March 21, 2013
Health Impacts of Coal
Alan H. Lockwood, MD, will discuss coal pollution effects on the respiratory, cardiovascular and nervous systems at a free presentation.
March 20, 2013
Lobby Day Two-for-One
Please joins us for a day of advocacy at the Texas state Capitol. You can add your voice to raise awareness on environmental issues, and on increasing healthcare access for all Texans!
March 18, 2013 - March 22, 2013
The Silent Epidemic: Coal and the Hidden Threat to Health
Billings, Bozeman, Helena, and Missoula, Montana
PSR's Dr. Alan Lockwood tours Montana speaking out about the health effects of coal.
March 16, 2013
War & Peace: A Public Health Perspective
A forum to explore the health consequences of war, with keynote speaker Martin Donohoe, MD, FACP of PSR.
March 15, 2013
WNCPSR March 2013 Meeting
Asheville, North Carolina
Physicians, health personnel and, yes, everyone; all are welcomed at our monthly meetings. Bring a brown bag lunch around noon. The meeting will officially start at 12:30 and end about 2:00.
March 15, 2013 - March 15, 2013
Registration is Now Open for the 5th Annual NW Environmental Health Conference
This conference, co-organized by Oregon PSR, will host leading scientists, researchers, and health professionals to continue our robust dialogue on the interrelationship between the environment and health and healthcare practices.
March 14, 2013 - March 17, 2013
PSR at the AMSA Meeting
Washington, District of Columbia
The American Medical Students Association holds its annual conference in DC March 14-17. Stop by the PSR booth in the exhibit hall.
March 13, 2013 - April 1, 2013
Learn More and TAKE ACTION on Proposed Coal Exports
On April 1st, the Oregon Department of State Lands (DSL) could either approve or deny a permit for a new coal export terminal in Oregon. Join us for a rally in Salem and call Governor Kitzhaber and urge him to deny the permit!
March 13, 2013
The Sad Status of Women's Health and Human Rights Two Years After the Fukushima Disaster
New York City, New York
Dr. Maureen McCue speaks at the UN meeting on women's health and rights.
March 13, 2013
25 Year Member Club Call
Members of the PSR 25 Year Member Association are invited to participate in this conference call with PSR's Executive Director, Dr. Catherine Thomasson. For more information, contact email@example.com.