climate and health

Air Pollution and Human Health

May 16, 2024

Texas PSR presents Drs. Poune Saberi and Folashade Afolabi on air quality indoors and outdoors, vulnerable populations, and pollution sources in Texas.

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Beat the Heat: how to help protect your patients from heat illness in the Texas summer!

June 15, 2023
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Alan Montemayo – Using Solar

October 16, 2022
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New Report: Fracking Must be Phased Out to Protect Public Health

May 1, 2022

Physicians of Social Responsibility, Concerned Health Professionals of New York, and the Science and Environmental Health Network have released the eighth edition of “The Compendium of Scientific, Medical, and Media…

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Webinar: Cooking With Gas, Monday, May 16, 8 pm!

April 27, 2022

Join Texas PSR and PSR National on Monday, May 16th at 8 pm CT to learn about the dangerous air pollutants produced by gas stoves, what they do to the…

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New Courses Help Medical Students Provide Better Care/Advocate for Health

March 9, 2022

Three medical schools in Texas are offering elective courses this spring that address climate change and other environmental threats to human health. The courses are being offered at Dell Medical…

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Opinion: We Must Treat Climate Change Like A Public Health Emergency

January 10, 2022

Former Texas PSR Board Member Mary Beth Bennett writes about the importance of addressing the impact of homes and buildings on our carbon footprint and on the health of our…

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New Report: Climate Change is an Emergency for Texas

November 12, 2021

AUSTIN, TX — As the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) draws to a close, Texas Physicians for Social Responsibility (Texas PSR) sound the alarm regarding the damaging…

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Opinion: Health Experts Should Help Texas Reimagine Its Energy Policies

March 31, 2021

An Insightful Opinion from Board of Director Member, Mary Beth Bennett, in the Austin American Statesman- “Health Experts Should Help Texas Reimagine Its Energy Policies.” Read More Here:

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Must Read Opinion: Mayor Turner, put the people not industry at the center of Houston’s climate plans

January 24, 2021
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