Health Physics News

April 2015

Highlights of the 48-page online Health Physics Society (HPS) April 2015 issue of Health Physics News

  • COVER — "Come to Indianapolis for the 60th HPS Annual Meeting, 12–16 July 2015"
    • "2015 Meeting Offers Something for Everyone" by Mike Mahathy and Tim Kirkham
    • "ICC Plans Special Session for Indianapolis" by Mike Boyd
    • "CELs and PEPs" by Elaine Marshall
    • "Estimation of Radiological Risks, 2015 Professional Development School" by Jim Schweitzer and Paul Ziemer
    • "HPS 60th Anniversary Commemorative Tour" by Jeff Mason
    • "Local Arrangement Committee Plans" by Jeff Mason
      • "Inaugural HPS Science Camp: An Update"
      • "Get Your Indianapolis Merchandise"
      • "Preview of the 60th Annual Meeting Social Program"
      • "Official 2015 Annual Meeting Website"
  • SOCIETY NEWS
    • Review of HPS Position Statements
    • 2014–2015 Member-Get-a-Member Contest
    • Membership Handbooks Needed
  • CHAPTER NEWS — Baltimore-Washington Chapter
  • SECTION NEWS — Medical Health Physics Section
  • COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES — Finance Committee, Nominating Committee
  • STUDENT CORNER — Argonne National Laboratory International Programs Internships
  • THE ATE EXPERTS SAY . . . — Calculating Absorbed Dose for CT: Question #11177
  • HOW DO I . . . ? — The New Member Orientation—It's Not Just for Members!
  • JOURNAL NOTES
    • Health Physics Call for Papers: HPS 60th Anniversary
    • Up and Coming in Health Physics
  • NRC NEWS — NRC Applications for Grants and Reviewers
  • INSIDE THE BELTWAY — "A Senate Proposal for Security of High-Risk Radiological Material"
  • THE BOICE REPORT #35 — "The Rooster and Medical Radiation"
  • NCRP NEWS — Publication of NCRP Report No. 175: Four Years After the Fukushima Nuclear Accident
  • IN MEMORIAM — Jim Tocci, Milo D. Voss, Arthur C. Upton, Edward Bryan Wagner, Don Ludlum
  • BOOKS OLD, OBSCURE, OR OUT OF DATEMethods of Air Sampling and Analysis—3rd Edition
  • CHP CORNER
    • Who Me? Why Should I Become a Member of the HPS?
    • Continuing Education Committee Update (Important News for CHPs)
    • Nominating Committee Update
  • NOTES — Dainiak Named Director of REAC/TS
  • FROM THE ARCHIVES — Remembering Ken Mossman and Ellen Hochheiser
  • ADVERTISEMENTS — F&J Specialty Products, Inc.; Berkeley Nucleonics Corporation; Dade Moeller; ORAU Professional Training Programs; RSO Services, Inc.; Technical Management Services, Inc.; Radiation Safety & Control Services, Inc.; Reed College Research Reactor; Dade Moeller Training Academy; Bevelacqua Resources