Bravo to Dr. Jeff Ritterman for his recent article. San Francisco Marin Medical Society magazine: Combating Medical Racism: The Case for Compulsory Physician Training.

Also, bravo to SF Bay Board Member Dr. Jeff Ritterman for his recent article. San Francisco Marin Medical Society magazine: Combating Medical Racism: The Case for Compulsory Physician Training.

Bravo to Dr. Jeff Ritterman for his recent article. San Francisco Marin Medical Society magazine: Combating Medical Racism: The Case for Compulsory Physician Training.2021-06-15T15:17:03-07:00

SF Bay PSR Board Member Dr. Jeff Ritterman spoke at a press conference to call on the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) board to Pass Rule 6-5

  SF Bay PSR Board Member Dr. Jeff Ritterman spoke at a press conference organized by Dr. Amanda Millstein of Climate Health Now and sponsored by SF Bay PSR among others, to call on the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) board to Pass Rule 6-5, to implement best-available technology at Chevron and PBF ...

SF Bay PSR Board Member Dr. Jeff Ritterman spoke at a press conference to call on the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) board to Pass Rule 6-52021-06-15T15:15:33-07:00

PSR Committee Member Dr. Lisa Patel co-authored a module for the American Board of Pediatrics on climate change and health.

PSR Committee Member Dr. Lisa Patel and co-author, Dr. Karina Maher, published a maintenance of certification module for the American Board of Pediatrics on climate change and health. Bravo! To access: 1. Log in to your ABP Portfolio. 2. Under Activity Points, click on the blue My Activities button in the MOC section. 3. Click ...

PSR Committee Member Dr. Lisa Patel co-authored a module for the American Board of Pediatrics on climate change and health.2021-06-15T15:13:45-07:00

SF Bay PSR Members spoke at the Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health Annual Meeting in May

SF Bay Board Member Dr. Mary Williams, SF Bay PSR Member Dr. Todd Sack, and other members spoke at the Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health Annual Meeting in May. WATCH: Greening your Medical Practice: Dr. Todd Sack WATCH: Dermatology and Climate Change: Dr. Mary Williams (her talk starts at 47:38 minutes)

SF Bay PSR Members spoke at the Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health Annual Meeting in May2021-06-15T15:12:07-07:00

Thank you to CMA for committing to ongoing work on climate health! Congrats to Dr. Robert Gould for his efforts

Congrats to SF Bay PSR Board President, Dr. Robert Gould, who has been a leading environmental health advocate within the CA Medical Association since the 1990s, for his recent work with colleagues to advance issues stemming from our climate crisis to a more central place in CMA's agenda. CMA recently integrated several old policies into ...

Thank you to CMA for committing to ongoing work on climate health! Congrats to Dr. Robert Gould for his efforts2021-06-15T15:10:55-07:00

A big welcome to our newest Board Member Dr. Marjaneh Moini!

A big welcome to our newest Board Member Dr. Marjaneh Moini who has been a PSR member since 1994 and was chair of Radiation Oncology at John Muir Health for more than a decade. Marjaneh brings great energy and ideas to the board!

A big welcome to our newest Board Member Dr. Marjaneh Moini!2021-06-15T15:04:32-07:00

PSR’s beloved Dr. James Yamazaki passed away on March 5, 2021, at the age of 104

PSR’s beloved Dr. James Yamazaki passed away on March 5, 2021, at the age of 104 “Jim was the quintessential physician for social responsibility.” Denise Duffield Denise Duffield of PSR-LA wrote, “Dr. Yamazaki served in WWII as a combat surgeon, visiting his parents in an internment camp before he set off for war. He was ...

PSR’s beloved Dr. James Yamazaki passed away on March 5, 2021, at the age of 1042021-04-29T16:45:11-07:00

Congratulations to Dr. Katherine Gundling, SF Bay PSR committee member, for being awarded The Edward A. Dickson Emeritus Professorship Award

Congratulations to Dr. Katherine Gundling, SF Bay PSR committee member, for being awarded The Edward A. Dickson Emeritus Professorship Award. This award will support two years of UCSF Center for Climate, Health, and Equity’s efforts to build a clinical toolbox and patient education library that will advance the climate-related clinical care of patients at UCSF ...

Congratulations to Dr. Katherine Gundling, SF Bay PSR committee member, for being awarded The Edward A. Dickson Emeritus Professorship Award2021-04-29T16:47:43-07:00

Dr. Aude Bouagnon, SF Bay PSR board member, spoke about the urgent need for the City of San Francisco to address environmental justice issues and health inequities at Bayview Hunter’s Point, SF

On Earth Day, April 22, Dr. Aude Bouagnon, SF Bay PSR board member, spoke about the urgent need for the City of San Francisco to address environmental justice issues and health inequities at the PEOPLE’S EARTH DAY RALLY for Bayview Hunters Point & Treasure Island Residents.

Dr. Aude Bouagnon, SF Bay PSR board member, spoke about the urgent need for the City of San Francisco to address environmental justice issues and health inequities at Bayview Hunter’s Point, SF2021-04-29T16:44:19-07:00

Dr. Rohini J. Haar, SF Bay PSR board member, co-authored a paper about the health and social impacts of the 2017/18 California wildfires

Dr. Rohini J. Haar, SF Bay PSR board member, co-authored a paper about the health and social impacts of the 2017/18 California wildfires. Cal News also published a Q&A about it. The researchers interviewed first responders and health care workers about their experiences. Conclusion: the impacts of the fires lasts far longer than the smoke.

Dr. Rohini J. Haar, SF Bay PSR board member, co-authored a paper about the health and social impacts of the 2017/18 California wildfires2021-04-29T16:41:36-07:00
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