Health Physics News Digest

April 2021

Highlights of the online Health Physics Society (HPS) April 2021 Health Physics News

  • From the President — Annual Meeting Update and Other HPS Activities
  • From the Editors — Be an HPS Subject-Matter Expert
  • The SPA* Treatment — Update to the Strategic Plan - What's New for FY2022
  • HPS Meetings
    • 66th HPS Annual Meeting in Phoenix
    • Come Join Us for the First-Ever HPS Workshop - A Fresh Perspective
    • Registration Now Open for the First Annual Workshop: "A Fresh Perspective"
    • 2022 IRPA North American Regional Congress
    • PEP Sessions From 2020 Virtual Workshop Still Available
    • Upcoming HPS Meetings
  • Society News
    • Take the Annual Membership Survey
    • Members Can Now Search for Subject-Matter Experts
    • HPS Seeking Liaisons to Organizations
    • Renew Your HPS Membership
  • Committee News
    • Public Information Committee
    • Membership Committee News - HP Technicians Can Now Be Full Members of HPS
  • Section News
    • WiRP Section: Nominations Wanted for Inclusivity in Health Physics Award
    • Academic, Industrial, and Research Radiation Safety (AIRRS) Section: Submit Papers to ORS
  • Chapter News
    • New Jersey Chapter
    • Cincinnati Radiation Society
    • Northern California Chapter
  • Inside the Beltway — HPS Legislative Achievements in COVID-19 Year
  • HPS History Corner — A Noteworthy Woman in STEM (Physics)
  • In Memoriam — Updating the HPS In Memoriam Web Page
  • HPS Members in the News — Debbie Gilley Leads Publication of IAEA Report
  • Health Physics Journal/ORS News — Honoring Our Mentors - May Health Physics Journal
  • Periodic Elements — Some Quick Thoughts on Messaging and Communicating for Health Physicists
  • What's News?
    • National Academies Public Comment Opportunity
    • EPA Soliciting Comments on Draft Multiple-Path Particle Dosimetry Model
    • EPA Seeking Nominations for Science Advisory Board
    • NNSA Webinar "Relationship Building for Radiological Security"
    • Herbert M. Parker Foundation Spring 2021 Lecture: "Radium in Pennsylvania—Miracle or Menace"
    • ICRP Releases Publication 147 on Use of Dose Quantities in Radiological Protection
    • Call for Abstracts for ICRP2021
    • IRPA Workshop—"Fukushima: 10 Years On"
    • Versant Physics Podcast and Blog
    • EPA Launches Women in Radiation History Website
    • April 2021 CHP Corner
  • Health Physics Job Openings — Current Job Listings on the HPS Website
  • Short Courses — April Short Course Listing

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