Health Physics Key Organizations Resource Information

National - Health Physics/Radiation Protection

Health Physics Society (HPS)
American Academy of Health Physics (AAHP)
American Board of Health Physics (ABHP)
Biological Effects of Low Level Exposures (BELLE)
Committee on Man and Radiation (COMAR)
Council on Ionizing Radiation Measurements and Standards (CIRMS)
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP)
National Registry of Radiation Protection Technologists (NRRPT)
North West Radiation Safety Roundtable
Radiation Research Society (RADRES)
Southeastern University Radiation Safety Officer Society (SEURSO)

National - Radiology

American College of Radiology (ACR)
Association for Radiologic & Imaging Nursing (ARIN)
American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS)
American Society for Emergency Radiology (ASER)
American Society for Radiologic Technologists
American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO)
Iowa Society of Radiologic Technologists (ISRT)
Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)

National - Medical Physics

American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)
American College of Nuclear Medicine (ACNM)
Nuclear Medicine Technologists of Tennessee (NMTT)
Georgia Society of Nuclear Medicine Technologists (GSNMT)
Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI)


International Commission on Radiological Protection (ICRP)
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements (ICRU)
United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR)
Canadian Radiation Protection Association (CRPA)
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
International Organization for Medical Physics (IOMP)
Internation Radiation Protection Association (IRPA)
Institute of Radiation Protection and Dosimetry (IRD) (Brazil)
Radiation Safety Institute of Canada (RSIC) (Canada)
The Society for Radiological Protection (SRP) (UK)

Other Organizations Including U.S. Government Agencies

American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)
American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA)
American Nuclear Society (ANS)
American Physical Society (APS)
Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (Australia)
Canadian Nuclear Society (CNS) (Canada)
Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) (Canada)
Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
National Academy of Sciences (NAS)
National Research Council (NRC)
National Institute of Health (NIH)
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI)
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (USNRC)
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA)
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors (CRCPD)
Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU)
Oak Ridge Institute of Science and Education (ORISE)