Health Physics News

September 2014

Highlights of the 36-page online Health Physics Society (HPS) September 2014 issue of Health Physics News

  • COVER — "Craig Little Succeeds Rich Vetter as Health Physics Society Agency Liaison"
  • FROM THE PRESIDENT — HPS President Barbara Hamrick discusses her first month in office
  • ORS CALL FOR PAPERS
  • HPS MEETINGS
    • 2015 HPS Midyear Meeting, Norfolk, Virginia, 1–4 February
    • 2015 HPS Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana, 12–16 July: Back Home Again
  • CHAPTER NEWS — South Texas Chapter, Cascade Chapter, New England Chapter
  • MEMBER NEWS — X. George Xu
  • SECTION NEWS — Accelerator Section, Environmental/Radon Section
  • COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES — Academic Education Committee, Nominating Committee, Student Support Committee, Membership Committee
  • NRC NEWS
    • NRC Commissioner William D. Magwood IV Announces Departure Date
    • NRC Official Facebook Page
    • NRC Nuclear Education Grants
  • INSIDE THE BELTWAY — Contact your members of Congress about travel restrictions to scientific professional society meetings
  • THE BOICE REPORT #28 — "United States and the United Nations"
  • IN MEMORIAM — Robert (Bob) G. Gallaghar, Tommy F. McCraw
  • REPORT FROM THE STACKS The Age of Radiance: The Epic Rise and Dramatic Fall of the Atomic Era
  • RADIOLOGICAL PROTECTION AROUND THE GLOBE — "The 'Hole' Truth, and Nothing but the Truth"
  • REAC/TS — "Considerations for Management of Internal Contamination With Radioactive Materials"
  • CHP CORNER
    • Professional Standards and Ethics Committee
    • AAHP Committee Appointments
    • Activities of the American Board of Health Physics
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    • 60th Annual Meeting of the Radiation Research Society
    • 2014 International Radon Symposium
    • IEC TC 45 Meeting
    • National Nuclear Science Week
    • Radiobioassay and Radiochemical Measurements Conference
  • NOTES
    • Up and Coming in Health Physics
    • EPA's New RadTown USA Is Here!
    • Proposed Changes to High-Risk Source Legislation
  • FROM THE ARCHIVES — Formal attire at the HPS annual meeting
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