Health Physics News

August 2014

Highlights of the 41-page online Health Physics Society (HPS) August 2014 issue of Health Physics News

  • COVER — "Meet President Barbara Hamrick"
  • ORS CALL FOR PAPERS
  • HPS MEETINGS
    • 2015 HPS Midyear Meeting, 1–4 February, Norfolk, Virginia: Call for Papers
    • 2015 HPS Annual Meeting, 12–16 July, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • SOCIETY NEWS
    • Health Physics Society Nominates John Boice for IRPA’s Rolf Sievert Award
    • Japan Health Physics Society Hosts U.S. Counterpart
  • CHAPTER NEWS — Baltimore-Washington Chapter, South Texas Chapter
  • COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES — International Collaboration Committee
  • NRC NEWS
    • NRC Seeks Public Comment on Potential Changes to Radiation Protection Regulations
    • NRC Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Revisions to Requirements for Medical Uses of Radioactive Materials
    • NRC Names William (Bill) Dean Director of Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation
    • Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes Meeting
  • INSIDE THE BELTWAY — Spring visits and updated legislative information
  • THE BOICE REPORT #27 — "Men and Women on Mars"
  • NCRP NEWS — New NCRP Executive Director Hired
  • IN MEMORIAM — Margaret A. Reilly, Hal McPherson Butler
  • MEMBER'S POINT OF VIEW — "Fukushima in the News—Public Relations" by Joel Cehn
  • BOOKS OLD, OBSCURE, OR OUT OF DATEPersonal and Family Survival: Civil Defense Adult Education Course—Student Manual by Department of Defense, Office of Civil Defense
  • REAC/TS — "Laceration With Americium and Plutonium Contamination (Case #1284)"
  • CHP CORNER
    • Announcing the 2014 William A. McAdams Award
    • Call for AAHP Nominations
    • Professional Development Committee
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    • Public Meeting on DOE Spent Nuclear Fuel
    • Las Vegas in September: 60th Annual Meeting of the Radiation Research Society
    • 2014 International Radon Symposium
    • IEC TC 45 Meeting
    • National Nuclear Science Week
    • 60th Annual Radiobioassay and Radiochemical Measurements Conference
    • Up and Coming in Health Physics
  • NOTES
    • Exelon Corporation CHP Initiative
    • Openings for Graduate Study at Catholic University of America
    • International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine (RPM2014)
    • PHMSA Publishes Final Rule
    • The 66th IRPA Executive Council Report
    • Health Physics Journals 1976 to Present—Free Set
  • FROM THE ARCHIVES — An intense discussion at the 2013 HPS Annual Meeting in Madison, Wisconsin
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