In the Spotlight

Supporting Refugees in Bangladesh

In December, 2017, SF Bay Area PSR Board Member Rohini Haar traveled to the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh to interview and support members of the Rohingya tribe who had fled genocidal conditions in Myanmar.
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Gun Violence

Today, we honor all those killed
by gun violence by demanding
direct, concrete action. We ask
you to join us in this call.

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Just Say “No” to More Offshore Drilling!

The Trump administration announced it wants to open over 90% of the US-controlled outer continental shelf to oil and gas drilling, giving energy companies new access to more than a billion acres off the Atlantic, Pacific and Arctic coasts, and potentially increasing the risk of pollution and catastrophic oil spills.

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Pediatric Environmental Health web Toolkit (PEHT)

A vital resource for providers working with children has been updated, and contains recent evidence-based information about children's health. Our new PEHT is a free web app that can be used on your phone or computer and has been peer-reviewed by experts in the field.

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Dangers to Farmworkers—Time to Ban Chlorpyrifos

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It presents an immediate danger—chlorpyrifos poisoned a number of farmworkers in the Central Valley, which underscores why it’s crucial to keep the heat on the governor to ban this dangerous chemical. Go here to urge Gov. Brown to ban this harmful chemical!

Our Mission

Guided by the expertise of medicine and public health, SF Bay Area Physicians for Social Responsibility works to protect human life from the gravest threats to health and survival. Consequently, we promote public policies that protect human health from the threats of nuclear war and other weapons of mass destruction, global environmental degradation, climate change, the epidemic of gun violence, and other social injustices in our society today.

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