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Health Physics News

July 2015

Highlights of the 36-page online Health Physics Society (HPS) July 2015 issue of Health Physics News

  • COVER — Just Say "Yes" to the HPS!—2015–2016 HPS President Nancy Kirner
  • From the President — Barbara Hamrick reviews her year as HPS president.
  • SOCIETY NEWS
    • 2015 25-Year Members
    • 2015 50-Year Members
    • Membership Handbooks Needed
  • EDITORIAL — "A Tale of Two Societies" by Howard Dickson
  • HPS MEETINGS
    • 60th Health Physics Society Annual Meeting
      • Don't Miss the Plenary Session
      • Indy Checklist
      • 2015 Health Physics Bowl
      • Don't Miss Your Chance to Win Some Great Books!
  • IN MEMORIAM — William J. Bair
  • SECTION NEWS — Environmental/Radon Section, Medical Health Physics Section
  • STUDENT CORNER — What Is HP Volunteer?
  • THE ATE EXPERTS SAY . . . — Safety of Tea and Pottery From Japan: Question #10907
  • JOURNAL NOTES
    • Health Physics Call for Papers: HPS 60th Anniversary
    • Up and Coming in Health Physics, August 2015 issue
  • THE HPS EFFECT — Restrictions on Federal Travel
  • NRC NEWS
    • NRC Approves Measures to Reposition Agency for the Future
    • NRC Seeking Health Physicists
  • INSIDE THE BELTWAY — Building an Energy Bill
  • THE BOICE REPORT #38 — What's Your Acronym IQ?—UNSCEAR, ISCORS, REB, ACR, CCSS, and ANS
  • RADIOLOGICAL PROTECTION AROUND THE GLOBE — The Importance of Being Earnest
  • BOOKS OLD, OBSCURE, OR OUT OF DATEEnvironment, Technology, and Health
  • REAC/TS — Health Physics Can Benefit Health Care Providers When Diagnosing and Managing a Radiation Injury or Illness
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    • Mo-99 Topical Meeting 31 August–3 September 2015
    • IRPA14, 9–13 May 2016, Cape Town, South Africa
  • NOTES
    • Safety Professionals Job Outlook Survey
    • APS News Article on Federal Travel Restrictions
  • CHP CORNER
    • PDC Needs Photos of CHPs at Work
    • Academy Seeking Associate Editor for "CHP Corner" and CHP News
    • Show Your Support to Exam Candidates!
    • Part II Examination Panel
    • Title Protection/Professional Recognition Committee
  • FROM THE ARCHIVES — In memory of Bill Bair
  • ADVERTISEMENTS — PerkinElmer; FLIR; Berkeley Nucleonics Corporation; ORAU Professional Training Programs; Best Dosimetry Services; Fuji Electric; ORTEC; Wiley; Kromek; Dade Moeller Training Academy; The MJW Companies; Radiation Safety & Control Services, Inc.; RSO Services, Inc.; Technical Management Services, Inc.

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