Upcoming Virtual Events
A Call to Action: Transforming Community-Academic Partnerships to Secure Environmental Justice for All
Tue. Mar. 30, 6:00 - 7:30 pm PDT
Examining the history of contamination in local communities and how citizens, scientists, and health professionals can work together for policy changes. Part of the Mini Med School Series at UCSF sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area PSR. Register
The Iran Nuclear Deal or No Deal
Wed. Mar 31, 2:30 pm EDT
Grassroots organizations from across the country are joining together to present the most recent developments surrounding the JCPOA and what they may mena for the future of Iran and the rest of the Middle East. Register
Fracking air pollution and Covid-19: Possible links?
Wed. Mar. 31, 4:00 - 5:00 pm EDT
Webinar examining the possible links between air pollution from oil and gas operations and greater susceptibility to Covid-19. Hosted jointly by PSR and Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments. Register
GBPSR Monthly Meeting
Mon. Apr. 5, 7:00 pm EDT
Greater Boston PSR's monthly meeting – open to all. Please contact Anna Baker at firstname.lastname@example.org for call-in information.
Renewing a Human Rights Agenda: The Climate Crisis
Wed. Apr. 7, 12:00 pm CDT
A panel of human rights experts discuss the climate crisis, featuring Dr. Maureen McCue, PSR Iowa. Join here
China, the U.S. and the Risk of Nuclear War
Wed. Apr. 7, 7:00 - 8:30 pm EDT
Please join Pioneer Valley PSR for this important conversation featuring a panel of experts. Register
Virtual Film Screening: In the Dark of the Valley
The new documentary In the Dark of the Valley is the first feature film to focus on the Santa Susana Field Laboratory, a former nuclear and rocket-engine testing site near Los Angeles. Featuring Dr. Robert Dodge and Denise Dufflied of PSR-Los Angeles. Available for online screening Apr. 7-20 as part of the Cleveland International Film Festival. Tickets ($10)
Also available through Mar. 30 via the Cinequest Film Festival, tickets $3.99.
Racial Equity Reading Group
Wed. Apr. 14, 7:00 pm PDT
San Francisco Bay PSR has launched an informal reading and discussion group to learn more about issues of racial equity, particularly as they relate to the fields of public health and medicine. April book: Toxic Communities: Environmental Racism, Industrial Pollution, and Residential Mobility, by Dorceta E. Taylor. Learn more
WNCPSR Monthly Meeting
Fri. Apr. 16, 12:30 - 2:00 pm EDT
Physicians, health personnel and everyone; all are welcomed at Western North Carolina's meetings held on the third Friday of each month. Click here for call-in information.
Steps to a Clean Energy Economy and Better Health
Tue. Apr. 20, 6:00 pm EDT
Join PSR PA to learn why clean energy is good for your health and the steps you can take towards cleaner energy. Presented by Dr. Walter Tsou. Register
Health and Justice Institute Webinar: Re-imaging Community Health and Safety from Bombs to Cops
Tue. Apr. 27, 6:00 - 7:30 pm PDT
The third webinar of the Health and Justice Institute Series discussing how we achieve community health and safety both locally and globally. Please email Rahel Kemal at email@example.com for more information.
APHA Climate for Health Ambassadors Training
Tue. May 11, 12:30 - 4:30 pm EDT
APHA and ecoAmerica are partnering to offer this free, interactive 4-hour training that will cover the links between climate and health, the spectrum of solutions, speaking effectively on the topic, and opportunities to act and advocate. Register