PSR National, PSR Colorado and other groups have filed suit against the U.S. DOT and USFS for approving a public trail to be built on land contaminated with plutonium.
PSR urgently calls for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza. We urge the international community to prioritize providing essential medical supplies, restoring healthcare facilities, and supporting water and sanitation infrastructure.
We are pleased to announce that Brian Campbell, PhD, has accepted the offer to serve as PSR’s next Executive Director, effective November 1, 2023.
As advocates for health and well-being, we call for immediate international attention and humanitarian intervention to ensure the swift delivery of essential supplies, including fuel and medicines, to Gaza.
The new report, by Physicians for Social Responsibility, details the risks from injecting PFAS into Pennsylvania’s oil and gas wells, as well as risks from the disposal of millions of tons of liquid and solid waste associated with the wells.
Letter from Pennsylvania health and environment groups to state officials urging a ban on the use of PFAS in fracking.
The violence in the region, coupled with Israel’s possession of a nuclear arsenal, presents a precarious situation with profound implications.
Physicians for Social Responsibility is deeply disappointed in the EPA’s decision to delay updating the National Ambient Air Quality Standard for Ozone.
Over 100 medical journals issued a resounding call for immediate action — drafted by IPPNW — to mitigate the escalating threat of nuclear war and accelerate the elimination of nuclear weapons.
PSR firmly opposes this transfer and the use of indiscriminate weapons by any country, regardless of combat circumstances. These weapons are inconsistent with public health and international law.
HuffPost article quoting Barbara Gottlieb, PSR Environment and Health Program Director.
CBS Austin news clip featuring Lisa Doggett, MD, MPH, Texas PSR.
Arizona Daily Star op-ed by PSR Arizona’s Eve Shapiro, MD.
Article in MyChesCo quoting Walter Tsou, MD, MPH, Philadelphia PSR.
Op-ed in the San Francisco Chronicle by PSR Board Member Michael Martin, MD, on the health and climate impacts of red meat.
Op-ed in The Hill by Robert Dodge, MD, PSR Board Member.
Overview in Fossil Fool Bulletin of PSR’s new report, “Climate and Health Risks of Liquified Natural Gas.”
Article in the Iowa City Press-Citizen on PSR Iowa’s international affairs forum.
Letter to the Editor in Des Moines Register by Ben Otoadese, PSR Iowa.
Letter to the Editor in the Daily Herald by Sarah Lovinger, MD, PSR Chicago.