Health Physics News

February 2014

Highlights of the 47-page online February 2014 issue of Health Physics News

  • COVER — HPS WARP Survey Results, by Kathy Pryor
  • FROM THE PRESIDENT — Advancing Our Federal Legislative Agenda, by HPS President Darrell Fisher
  • CALL FOR PAPERS — Due date for abstracts for the 2014 HPS Annual Meeting–14 February 2014
    • Welcome to new HPS Officers and Board Members for 2014–2015
    • 2014 Professional Development School, "Radiation Safety in Medicine"
    • 47th Midyear Meeting of the HPS, Baton Rouge, 9–12 February 2014
    • 2014 HPS Annual Meeting: Information on the technical tours and demonstrations
    • Volunteers Appreciated for Answering ATE Questions
    • Recognition of Peer Reviewers for Health Physics and Operational Radiation Safety
    • Call for Student Fellowships, Travel Grants, and Scholarships
    • Call for Nominations for HPS Officers and Board
    • Call for Awards Nominations

  • MEMBER NEWS — Darrell Fisher, Sandy Perle, Les Foldesi, Roy Heltzel, James Nunn
  • CHAPTER NEWS — Georgian Republic Chapter, North Carolina Chapter, Florida Chapter
  • SECTION NEWS — Medical Health Physics Section
  • INSIDE THE BELTWAY — Semiannual visits by HPS leadership to federal agencies and congressional offices a success
  • THE BOICE REPORT #21 — NCRP Board of Directors—A Team of Visionaries
  • IN MEMORIAM — Kenneth L. Mossman, Morse Richard Olin
  • BOOKS OLD, OBSCURE, OR OUT OF DATESourcebook on Atomic Energy, by Samuel Glasstone
  • REAC/TS — Real and Perceived Cases of Radiation Exposure
  • GETTING TO KNOW THE HPS — Latha Vasudevan
    • Health Physics Society Membership Advantages
    • Third James E. Turner Memorial Symposium
    • IRPA North American Workshop on the Ethical Dimensions of Radiological Protection
    • 2014 Air Monitoring Users Group Meeting
    • 18th Topical Meeting of the ANS Radiation Protection & Shielding Division
    • ABHP Part I Panel of Examiners Activities
    • Continuing Education Committee
    • Professional Development Committee Update
    • Call for 2014 McAdams Award Nominations
  • ADVERTISEMENTS — 3 display ads and 17 short courses are offered this month

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