Health Physics Society Journal

December 2013, Volume 105, Number 6

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On the cover: Stepwise triage process for use after an IND detonation. See the paper by Julie M. Sullivan and colleagues (p. 540) for more information.



2013 Founders Award — Janet A. Johnson — Thomas S. Tenforde

2013 Health Physics Society Honor Roll — Robert D. (Rob) Forrest — Citation by John Miller and Kent Lambert

2013 Health Physics Society Honor Roll — George J. Vargo, Jr. — Citation by Kathy Pryor, David Allard, and Kent Lambert

2013 Health Physics Society Honor Roll — Thomas E. Widner — Citation by Dennis J. Paustenbach and Matthew H. Le

2013 Elda E. Anderson Award — Peter F. Caracappa — Citation by X. George Xu and Adela Salame-Alfie

2013 William A. McAdams Outstanding Service Award — Kent Lambert — Citation by Patrick J. LaFrate

2013 Geoffrey G. Eichholz Outstanding Science Teacher Award — Brenda Angus — Citation by Elaine Marshall

2013 Health Physics Society 50-Year Members

2013 Health Physics Society Fellow Members

2012–13 Health Physics Society Student Travel/Worker Grant Recipients

2013 Health Physics Society Student Science Award

2012–13 Health Physics Society Student Fellowships/Scholarships


Welcome to the NCRP Forty-Eighth Annual Meeting — Thomas S. Tenforde


Ninth Annual Warren K. Sinclair Keynote Address: Effects of Childhood Radiation Exposure: An Issue From Computed Tomography Scans to Fukushima — Fred A. Mettler, Jr., Louis S. Constine, Dietmar Nosske, and Roy E. Shore


A Numerical Survey of Motion-Induced Electric Fields Experienced by MRI Operators — Luca Zilberti and Mario Chiampi

Development of a Voxel-Based Chinese Reference Female Phantom From Color Photographs for Radiation Dosimetry Applications — Yinxiangzi Sheng, Liwen Tan, Jonghwi Jeon, and Xiaobin Xia

Frequency and Collective Dose of Medical Procedures in Kenya — Geoffrey K. Korir, Jeska S. Wambani, Ian K. Korir, Mark Tries, and Mike M. Kidali

How to Estimate Multislice CT Effective Dose More Correctly — Mikhail Zelikman, Sergey Kruchinin, and Viacheslav Burashov

Assessment of Biodosimetry Methods for a Mass-Casualty Radiological Incident: Medical Response and Management Considerations — Julie M. Sullivan, Pataje G.S. Prasanna, Marcy B. Grace, Lynne K. Wathen, Rodney L. Wallace, John F. Koerner, and C. Norman Coleman

Rapid Estimation of Inhaled Particle Size for Internal Dose During Nuclear Emergency Medicine — Kumiko Fukutsu and Yuji Yamada


Wi-Fi and Health: Review of Current Status of Research — Kenneth R. Foster and John E. Moulder


The Safe Use of Ultrasound in Medical Diagnosis — Richard P. Harvey

Electromagnetic Fields, Environment, and Health — William H. Bailey

Probabilistic Interpretation of Data: A Physicist’s Approach — John Cologne


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