We Must Prevent

What We Cannot Cure

Guided by the values and expertise of medicine and public health, we work to protect human life from the gravest threats to health and survival.

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nuclear weapons are on high alert

Nuclear Weapons Abolition

PSR's Nuclear Weapons Abolition Program amplifies the health professional voice to increase and broaden grassroots support for nuclear weapons abolition.

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years left to avert the worst effects of climate change, according to the IPCC

Environment & Health

PSR's Environment and Health Program amplifies the voices of health professionals to advocate for strong action to avert catastrophic climate change and promote clean, healthy, safe energy.

Recent News

Gas Stove Controversy Heats Up

U.S. Senators Cruz and Manchin escalated the gas stoves culture war, introducing legislation to bar the Consumer Product Safety Commission from something it is not planning to do. PSR replied.

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PSR Responds to the Introduction of the Gas Stove Protection and Freedom Act 

CONTACT:Barbara Gottlieb, bgottlieb@psr.orgAllison MacMunn, allison@sunstonestrategies.org WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to Sen. Joe Manchin and Sen. Ted Cruz’s introduction of the Gas Stove Protection and Freedom Act, Barbara Gottlieb, Director…

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Celebrating the ban treaty’s “Banniversary” around the United States 

PSR members around the country joined in celebrating the second anniversary of the nuclear weapons ban treaty “entry into force” on January 22.

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Free CME on Environmentally Sustainable Practices

PSR’s My Green Doctor program is the focus of a free 40-minute online CME program offered by the American Medical Association.

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We Need Your Help

PSR advocates on the issues you care about by addressing the dangers that threaten communities, using our medical and public health expertise to prevent nuclear war and proliferation, reverse our trajectory towards climate change, protect the public from the harms of fracking and expand clean, renewable energy.

Featured Report

Fracking with "Forever Chemicals" in Ohio

PSR's latest report reveals use of toxic PFAS chemicals in Ohio oil and gas wells. Read what happened, and what states can do to prevent use of these "forever" chemicals.

Events

Feb 15

2023

This training, hosted by Greater Boston PSR and led by Sunstone Strategies, is free and open to anyone who is interested in improving their speaking skills.

GBPSR February Monthly Meeting

February 6 @ 7:00 pm EST

Greater Boston PSR’s monthly meeting – open to all.

Speaker Training (GBPSR)

February 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST

Hosted by Greater Boston PSR, free and open to anyone who is interested in improving their speaking skills.

Building Electrification Panel: Health and Air Quality

February 22 @ 2:00 pm EST

Speakers Zach Williams of PSR and Ali Lee of Climate Solutions Washington on the strategies and approaches they use to educate various audiences about health and air quality concerns, especially gas stoves and other gas appliances in our homes.

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PSR has local chapters throughout the United States. Find your local chapter to see how you can help your community.