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Statement on SCOTUS Decision to Overturn the Right to Abortion

San Francisco Bay Physicians for Social Responsibility (SF Bay PSR) strongly opposes the Supreme Court ruling to overturn the 50-year legal decision recognizing the right to abortion in Roe v. Wade. We stand with our colleagues in national and state medical organizations (ACOG, AMA, and CMA) as well as public health (APHA), who, along with ...

Statement on SCOTUS Decision to Overturn the Right to Abortion2022-06-29T10:26:03-07:00

The Next Generation Needs Our Support More than Ever

May 2022 Dear Friends, Graduation season is here! We want to take a moment to acknowledge the impressive efforts of our younger SF Bay PSR climate-health advocates, and ask you to give to our Student and Early Career Program Fund that was seeded by former Board Member Dr. Tom Hall, a UCSF epidemiologist and ...

The Next Generation Needs Our Support More than Ever2022-05-24T12:40:43-07:00

HAPPY EARTH DAY from SF Bay PSR

April 22, 2022 Dear Friend, Over the last two weeks we wrote to you about the recent UN’s climate report and the California legislature’s recently released report on climate change impacts across our state. Both warn that we have no time left, but we do have the solutions to address the climate crisis. However, these ...

HAPPY EARTH DAY from SF Bay PSR2022-04-22T10:05:52-07:00

NEW CA Climate Report: Help Us Amplify Health Voices

April 19, 2022 Dear Friends, Last week we wrote to you about the recent UN’s climate report. This week we want to make sure you saw the California legislature’s recently released report on climate change impacts across our state. It warns of worsening fires, floods, economic disruption, and health harms. Like the UN report, ...

NEW CA Climate Report: Help Us Amplify Health Voices2022-04-19T16:33:15-07:00

UN Report on Climate: Health Voices Must Hold Governments Accountable

April 12, 2022 Dear Friends, You probably saw the United Nation’s climate report released last week on April 4, 2022. While the report warns us that we have vanishing time to avert a climate disaster—it confirms that we have the solutions within our grasp. However, these solutions are not being implemented because the fossil fuel ...

UN Report on Climate: Health Voices Must Hold Governments Accountable2022-04-19T16:23:00-07:00

Op-Ed Published: PSR Connects the Dots: Nuclear War on Our Doorstep

Bravo to SF Bay PSR Board Members Dr. Tova Fuller and Dr. Michael J. Martin for their recent op-ed in the SF Chronicle March 15, 2022! Dear Friends, This is why I came back. Because PSR has always connected the dots. And that is why, after four decades, SF Bay Physicians for Social Responsibility ...

Op-Ed Published: PSR Connects the Dots: Nuclear War on Our Doorstep2022-04-19T16:21:56-07:00

Peace in Ukraine

Below please find recent efforts and reading list re: advocating for peace in the Urkaine. Last updated 3/14/22. No Nuclear War in Urkaine Supported by International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, SF Bay PSR, PSR National, and others. As healthcare professionals, we call for NATO and the Russian Federation to renounce the ...

Peace in Ukraine2022-03-14T16:34:23-07:00

SF Bay PSR’s 2022 Roadmap: Advocating for health-based solutions to our world’s crises for more than 40 years!!

MARCH 8, 2022 NEWS, STAFF & INTERN UPDATES, EVENTS & MORE Once again, the new year is off to a tumultuous start. As our hearts go out to the people of Ukraine, we painfully watch our world in crisis on multiple fronts: Russia invaded Ukraine and threatened to use nuclear weapons; the United Nations’ ...

SF Bay PSR’s 2022 Roadmap: Advocating for health-based solutions to our world’s crises for more than 40 years!!2022-03-09T14:13:21-08:00

STAFF & INTERN NEWS: Welcomes and Farewells!

At the beginning of the year we said farewell to our wonderful Managing Consultant Randall Miller, PhD, who capably served SF Bay PSR for two years. We are grateful to Randall for his leadership and work to reinvigorate our programming, expand our communications, and help us to learn and integrate equity and justice into all ...

STAFF & INTERN NEWS: Welcomes and Farewells!2022-03-07T16:03:10-08:00

Environmental Health Committee: JAN-MARCH 2022 UPDATES

Thank you to our intern Daisy Valdivieso for writing this update! SF Bay PSR EHC Members continue to work energetically on wide-ranging collaborative efforts to engage health professionals and students, health care institutions, and policy makers to address the unceasing threats of our climate to our health. Recent highlights include: Health Professional Education / Curriculum ...

Environmental Health Committee: JAN-MARCH 2022 UPDATES2022-03-07T15:38:48-08:00
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