Health Physics News

May 2015

Highlights of the 40-page online Health Physics Society (HPS) May 2015 issue of Health Physics News

  • COVER — "'Changing Regulations and Radiation Guidance: What Does the Future Hold?' 51st Annual Meeting of the NCRP" by R.E. Toohey
  • FROM THE PRESIDENT — President Barbara Hamrick reports on the April meeting of the HPS Executive Committee
  • HPS MEETINGS
    • HPS 60th Anniversary: Be "In the Know"
    • 60th Health Physics Society Annual Meeting
      • Spotlight on Our Heritage and Our Future
      • AAHP Special Session
      • Nonionizing Radiation Section Special Session
      • Nanotechnology Special Session
      • Health Physics Bowl
      • Professional Development School: Estimation of Radiological Risks
      • Social Program—Part 2
      • Indy Bike Tour
    • 49th HPS Midyear Meeting in Austin, Texas
  • SOCIETY NEWS
    • President-Elect Offers Three Webinars
    • Review of HPS Position Statements
    • Membership Handbooks Needed
  • CHAPTER NEWS — New England Chapter, Baltimore-Washington Chapter, Florida Chapter, Illinois Institute of Technology Student Branch
  • SECTION NEWS — Homeland Security Section, Nonionizing Radiation Section
  • COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES — Nanotechnology Committee
  • STUDENT CORNER — NRRPT Student Scholarships
  • THE ATE EXPERTS SAY . . . — Since Technetium-99m Decays to Technetium-99, Am I Radioactive Forever?: Question #10802
  • NRC NEWS — NRC ACMUI Seeks Nominations for Nuclear Pharmacist Opening
  • JOURNAL NOTES
    • Health Physics Call for Papers: HPS 60th Anniversary
    • Up and Coming in Health Physics
  • INSIDE THE BELTWAY — "The Sausage Factory"
  • THE HPS EFFECT — "HPS President and President-Elect Visit Washington"
  • THE BOICE REPORT #36 — "ICRP Main Commission Down Under"
  • RADIOLOGICAL PROTECTION AROUND THE GLOBE — "What Risks Are Risks?"
  • A PHILATELIC LOOK AT HEALTH PHYSICS HISTORY — "PPE and Safety, From Head to Toe"
  • REAC/TS241Am Inhalation, Texas
  • CHP CORNER — AAHP Special Session
  • FROM THE ARCHIVES — Business attire and tie rebellions at annual meetings
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