Catherine Thomasson, Physician and Health Educator at Portland State University. Catherine currently is the President of the National Board of Physicians for Social Responsibility and still active in the Oregon Chapter. She was board president of Oregon PSR from 2000-2005 and have given many talks on Health Effects of War, Health Effects of Global Warming and the Need for Energy Independence. PSR also have a program or policy platform called Sensible Multilateral American Response to Terrorism which is a construct or platform that FOR actually has signed onto from which to educate about the greater threats of the use of the military or war against the so-called threat of terrorism to organizations and political leaders. Katherine has worked on other peace and environmental issues since graduating from medical school in 1983. She participated in FOR 2007 peace delegation to Iran.