Skip to Navigation
Skip to Content

Take Action

Guided by the values and expertise of medicine and public health, Physicians for Social Responsibility works to protect humanity from the gravest threats to health and survival. Right now, you can make a difference by registering your comments on the EPA's new Clean Power rule to limit carbon from existing coal-burning power plants. Just click the button to get started.

PSR/Sacramento Annual Dinner

October 7, 2012
Sacramento, California

Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Calfornia State University, Sacramento Alumni Center
Tickets: $50 ($25 for students). Register online here.

Claire Pomeroy, MD, MBA, Chief Executive Officer, UC Davis Health System, UC Davis Vice Chancellor for Human Health Sciences, Dean, School of Medicine, will be keynote speaker at the annual PSR/Sacramento dinner to be held at the Calfornia State University, Sacramento Alumni Center. Dr. Pomeroy founded the UC Davis Center for Reducing Health Disparities and led the establishment of Rural-PRIME, a program specifically designed to prepare physicians to practice in underserved rural communities. In 2011, she was elected to the Institute of Medicine, one of the nation's highest honors in health and medicine. The title of her speech will be "Creating a healthier world: Addressing the social determinants of health."

Social hour will begin at 5:30 pm and dinner at 6:15 pm. Tickets are $50 ($25 for students), $15 ($10 for students) for the talk only. Reservations may be made online, by email, or by calling 916 955-6333. Proceeds from the dinner will help support chapter activities including the scholarship essay contest.

More information »

In the Spotlight

  • PSR/Sacramento 8th Annual Dinner
    The PSR/Sacramento 8th annual dinner will be held on Sunday, October 2nd, featuring keynote speaker Vic Sidel, MD. Dr. Sidel, who is a member of the PSR national board, will also speak on October 3rd to UC Davis medical students on the public health impacts of war and the role of medical student advocacy for peace.