Health Physics News
Highlights of the 40-page online March 2014 issue of Health Physics News
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- COVER — Fried by Fukushima – by Mary Walchuk and Linnea Wahl
- Fukushima Misinformation: What Do We Do? – an interview with Kathryn Higley, Robert Gale, and Eric Goldin
- Fukushima Facts 2014 – by Joel Cehn
- Journalism After Fukushima – by Andy Karam
- CSU Student Branch Attends Fukushima Ambassadors Program – by Britt Edquist
- FROM THE PRESIDENT — What's New for the 59th HPS Annual Meeting, 13–17 July 2014, Baltimore, Maryland – by HPS President Darrell Fisher
- CALL FOR NOMINATIONS — Due date for nominations for HPS officers and Board–1 May 2014
- HPS MEETINGS
- 2014 HPS Annual Meeting: Socializing in Baltimore
- 2014 Professional Development School in Baltimore: "Radiation Instruments—New Technology and Developments"
- Upcoming HPS Meetings
- 2014 Professional Development School in Baton Rouge, "Radiation Safety in Medicine"
- SOCIETY NEWS — Intersociety Sharing of Newsletters Increases Readership of Health Physics News
- MEMBER NEWS — Frank Costello
- CHAPTER NEWS — Rio Grande Chapter
- SECTION NEWS — Medical Health Physics Section
- BOOKS BY HPS MEMBERS — Decommissioning Health Physics: A Handbook for MARSSIM Users, Second Edition – by Eric Abelquist
- COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES — Nanotechnology Committee, Science Support Committee, Membership Committee
- FROM THE EDITOR — Why Are People Afraid of Radiation? – by Howard Dickson
- INSIDE THE BELTWAY — From standpoint of HPS, budget agreement reached by Congress beneficial
- THE BOICE REPORT #22 — NASA—The Final Frontier in Radiation Protection
- IN MEMORIAM — George E. Hofferber
- MEMBER'S POINT OF VIEW — Why Should Chicken Little Have All the Fun? – by Brant Ulsh
- REPORT FROM THE STACKS — The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II – by Denise Kiernan
- RADIOLOGICAL PROTECTION AROUND THE GLOBE — Sometimes Things Get Wooly!
- REAC/TS — External Contamination With Uranyl Nitrate
- GETTING TO KNOW THE HPS — Keith Rose
- CHP CORNER
- American Board of Health Physics
- AAHP Appeals Committee
- Professional Standards and Ethics Committee
- FROM THE ARCHIVES — Robert Alexander and Ron Kathren at the 1988 HPS Annual Meeting
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