Health Physics News

January 2015

Highlights of the 41-page online Health Physics Society (HPS) January 2015 issue of Health Physics News

  • COVER — "The 99Mo Problem" by Carmen I. Bigles
    • "Congressional Briefing on Medical Radionuclide Shortages" by Darrell Fisher
    • "More News About Medical Radionuclide Production" by Health Physics News Editors
  • FROM THE PRESIDENT — The HPS Goes to Washington
  • HPS MEETINGS
    • HPS 48th Midyear Meeting, Norfolk, Virginia, 1–4 February 2015
    • HPS 60th Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana, 12–16 July 2015
      • Inaugural HPS Science Camp
      • Special Event Planning
      • NORM Warning!
      • Out and About Indianapolis, Part 1
  • SOCIETY NEWS
    • Call for Health Physics Society Award Nominations
    • Call for Nominations for HPS Officers and Board
    • Member-Get-a-Member Contest
    • Update on the Council of Scientific Society Presidents
  • CHAPTER NEWS — Cascade Chapter, Central Rocky Mountain Chapter, Northeastern New York Chapter, New England Chapter
  • COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES — Science Support Committee
  • THE ATE EXPERTS SAY . . . — How HPS ATE experts answered question #10,942
  • HOW DO I . . . ?Health Physics—eTOC Registration
  • JOURNAL NOTES
    • Call for Papers: 60th Anniversary of the Health Physics Society
    • Up and Coming in Health Physics
  • INSIDE THE BELTWAY — "The New Shortstop"
  • THE HPS EFFECT — "Every radiation safety professional in the United States should be a Health Physics Society member."
  • THE BOICE REPORT #32 — "Changing Times and Paradigms—Regulations You Might Live With"
  • IN MEMORIAM — Stanley Waligora, Jr., Steven V. Howard
  • REPORT FROM THE STACKSWhole World on Fire: Organizations, Knowledge, and Nuclear Weapons Devastation
  • RADIOLOGICAL PROTECTION AROUND THE GLOBE — "How Plain Is Plain Language?"
  • REAC/TS — "Chelators—An Overview"
  • CHP CORNER
    • ABHP Exam Application Reminder
    • 2014 ABHP Certification Exam Results
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    • 2015 NCRP Annual Meeting
    • 2015 CRPA Annual Conference
  • NOTES
    • Free Download of Book on Fukushima
    • Summary of the 2014 Gilbert W. Beebe Symposium Available
    • Presentations From Meeting for BEIR VIII Report
    • Manhattan Project National Historical Park
    • NNSA Alarm Response Academy Dedicated to Rob Forrest
    • NRC Seeks Public Comment on Potential Changes to Radiation Protection Regulations
  • FROM THE ARCHIVES — The 5K run at the 1989 HPS Annual Meeting in Albuquerque
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