Health Physics News

September 2013

Highlights of the 39-page online September 2013 issue of Health Physics News

  • COVER — "The WARP Initiative: Where Are the Radiation Professionals?" by Past President Kathy Pryor
  • FROM THE PRESIDENT — President Darrell Fisher's first newsletter message
    • 2014 HPS Midyear Meeting and PDS, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Upcoming HPS annual meetings
  • MEMBER NEWS — Robert Brent, Darrell Fisher, Kenneth Mossman
  • CHAPTER NEWS — South Texas Chapter, Baltimore-Washington Chapter, and East Tennessee Chapter
  • SECTION NEWS — Homeland Security Section, Military Health Physics Section, and Power Reactor Section
  • COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES — Membership Committee and International Collaboration Committee
  • INSIDE THE BELTWAY — A discussion of the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste storage project
  • THE BOICE REPORT #16 — The Veterans' Advisory Board on Dose Reconstruction
  • IN MEMORIAM — John M. "Jack" Selby
  • MEMBER'S POINT OF VIEW — Reflections on the future of health physics by 2013 Elda E. Anderson Award winner Peter Caracappa
  • RADIOLOGICAL PROTECTION AROUND THE GLOBE — Personalized risk assessment
  • REAC/TS — X-Ray Exposure to the Hand From a Nondestructive Testing Device
    • Professional Standards and Ethics Committee
    • AAHP Committee Appointments
    • Activities of the American Board of Health Physics
    • International Experts Meeting on Fukushima Call for Abstracts
    • Free September REAC/TS Class: Agents of Opportunity for Terrorism
    • Professor Willi A. Kalender Selected to Receive 16th Gray Medal
    • NRC Awards FY13 Nuclear Education Grants
    • The 2013 ORAU Mug
  • ADVERTISEMENTS — 4 display ads and 12 short courses are offered this month.