Oregon PSR works to protect human life from the gravest threats to health and survival.

We are an organization of health professionals and public health advocates working collaboratively with community partners to educate and advocate for societal and policy change that protects human health at the local, state, national, and international level. We seek a healthy, just, and peaceful world for present and future generations.

Our current work focuses on the following program areas:

Peace & Nuclear Disarmament    Healthy Climate    Nuclear-Free Northwest    Environmental Health

 

The Columbia Generating Station, the Pacific Northwest’s only commercial nuclear power plant, remains offline today after an unplanned shutdown early Friday morning, May 18th. The latest outage is the third unplanned shutdown in the past two years (occurring in December 2016 and August 2017), and the plant remains on the...

Click here to find upcoming opportunities to get trained to gather signatures to qualify for the November 2018 ballot. Last week, Multnomah County Circuit Judge Benjamin Souede ruled that the Portland Clean Energy Fund city ballot initiative is constitutional, clearing Oregon PSR and our partners to gather signatures for this...

In advance of May Day, Oregon PSR released our new fact sheet on deportation and public health. In the past several years, we have become more engaged in supporting immigrant rights from a health perspective, and offer this factsheet as a resource for health professionals and others to understand the...