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

 

Since 2017, Oregon PSR has been working with many other organizations on a campaign to end Portland’s cooperation with the FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF).  The JTTF is a program of cooperation between local law enforcement and federal law enforcement agencies such as the FBI, Immigration and Customs Enforcement...

Image: Hanford Tank Waste (source: Oregon Department of Energy) ACTION ALERT (Due Wednesday, January 9, 2019) Don't let dangerous Hanford waste be mislabeledTens of thousands of gallons of high-level radioactive waste from 40 years of nuclear weapons manufacturing is sitting in underground tanks at Hanford. The Trump Administration wants to...

Join us in Portland for dinner and the Portland No Nukes Forum, a set of interactive workshops on the health threats and social justice concerns posed by nuclear weapons and nuclear power, and an exploration of why neither has a place in a just transition to a peaceful, healthy world. Attendees...