Dr. Bob Gould’s Response to Op-Ed on Nuclear Weapons and Nuclear Power

March 19, 2012

On February 15, 2012, Marylia Kelley, Executive Director at Tri-Valley CAREs, a Livermore Lab watchdog organization founded in 1983, published an Op-Ed in the San Francisco Chronicle. Below is Dr. Bob Gould’s comment, published online. Thank you, Marylia, for an excellent and timely article. At a time when we are cutting money for basic needs…

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Commemorating Fukushima One Year Later

March 10, 2012
Commemorating Fukushima One Year Later

Dr. Bob Gould Reports on His Trip to Hong Kong and the Future of Nuclear Power. I was invited to represent PSR and IPPNW as a featured speaker in “Cracking the Nuclear Labyrinth,” an international forum commemorating the anniversary of the Fukushima Daiitchi nuclear disaster. The conference was held at the Polytechnic University in Hong…

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World Premier Screening of Fukushima, Never Again

February 9, 2012

Screening of Fukushima, Never Again and presentation by Dr. Robert Gould, SF Bay Area PSR President, on “Health Dangers of Nuclear Power/Weapons” Sunday, February 12 at 3pm Redstone Building: 2940 16th St./Capp St. San Francisco $10 (no one turned away due to shortage of funds) 57.40 running time English and Japanese captions Production Of Labor…

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Dr. Robert Gould’s Oregon Speaking Tour

December 2, 2011

Dr. Robert Gould, SF Bay Area PSR President, gave several talks in Oregon in November, part of a grant-supported effort allowing members of the National PSR board to travel to selected regions around the country to speak on nuclear weapons issues.  In his talks, Dr. Gould covered legacy issues of nuclear weapons dating back to…

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Exciting Developments from the National PSR Board

December 2, 2011

Dr. Robert Gould, SF Bay Area PSR President has also been a member of the national PSR Board since 1993. Upon returning from the most recent Board meeting in Washington, DC, he shared some exciting developments on the national level that impact the local SF Bay Area chapter: “First, Dr. Catherine Thomasson has been appointed…

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SF Bay Area PSR Supports Six Environmental Health Resolutions Passed by the California Medical Association

November 17, 2011

Following is a summary of a number of the environmental health resolutions passed by CMA at the House of Delegates Meeting October 17, 2011. Click here for the text of the final resolutions, including the preambles (which are not part of the final CMA policy). To view a more comprehensive and historical list of environmental…

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War and Public Health: Centralizing the Issue at APHA

November 17, 2011

PSR continued its strong presence at the American Public Health Association’s (APHA) annual meeting, held October 29-November 2nd in Washington, D.C.  For the last 15 years, Bob Gould, Patrice Sutton and other core members of the APHA Peace Caucus have collaborated with past APHA Presidents Drs. Barry Levy and Victor Sidel in developing well-attended sessions….

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50th Anniversary Interview with Dr. Robert Gould!

September 7, 2011

What does the 50th anniversary of PSR signify? The anniversary marks the half-century of work that PSR has done to articulate the primary public health strategy of preventing nuclear war from ever happening. The physicians who founded PSR 50 years ago were part of a larger mass movement within the U.S. and worldwide that had developed…

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