Health Physics News

August 2013

Highlights of the 37-page online August 2013 issue of Health Physics News

  • COVER — Meet Health Physics Society (HPS) President Darrell Fisher.
    • HPS 58th Annual Meeting: awards, meeting highlights
    • 50-Year Members of the HPS
    • 2014 HPS Midyear Meeting and PDS, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • CHAPTER NEWS — East Tennessee Chapter and South Texas Chapter
  • SECTION NEWS — Radiation Safety Operations Section
  • COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES — Nominating Committee
  • AGENCY NEWS — Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • INSIDE THE BELTWAY — HPS support of the Integrated University Program administered by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • THE BOICE REPORT #15 — HPS and American Nuclear Society special session at the 2013 HPS Annual Meeting
  • NCRP NEWS — NCRP Report No. 174
  • HPS STANDARDS CORNER — Revision of ANSI/HPS N13.12-2013 now available
  • BOOKS OLD, OBSCURE, OR OUT OF DATEWould the Insects Inherit the Earth?
  • RADIATION SAFETY PSYCHOLOGY — Interpretation of Radiation Measurements
  • REAC/TS — Part I: Industrial Radiography Accidents
  • GETTING TO KNOW THE HPS — This month's interviewee is Anisuzzaman Chowdhury.
    • Call for AAHP Nominations
    • 2013 William A. McAdams Outstanding Service Award
    • New AAPM Report on Airport Scanner Dose
    • EPA PAG Manual
    • IRPA 14, Cape Town, South Africa, 9–13 May 2016
    • ANSI N14.7 Issued
  • ADVERTISEMENTS — 6 display ads and 13 short courses are offered this month.

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