2003 Health Physics News

The October 2003 issue of Health Physics News has 28 pages and includes the 2004 HPS Annual Meeting Call for Papers insert.

  • COVER — This month new HPS President Ken Kase shares thoughts and information that will help HPS members get to know him a little better.
  • EDITORIAL — Ted Lazo tells readers what he sees happening on the international front regarding the ICRP Publication 60, the increasing involvement of stakeholders in decision-making processes, and national-level nuclear emergency management exercises.
  • CHAPTER NEWS — The New England Chapter reports on the NECHPS Annual Meeting.
  • G. WILLIAM MORGAN LECTURE — A summary of the Morgan Lecture given by Ralph H. Thomas which is also available on the HPS Accelerator Section website
  • A Radiation Basics CROSSWORD PUZZLE
  • HPS FELLOWSHIP and STUDENT TRAVEL/WORKER GRANT forms available in this issue
  • HPS STANDARDS CORNER – N13 Instrumentation Section Manager Michelle L. Johnson discusses the three standards overseen by their Section.
    • Highlights from the J. Newell Stannard Special Session at the HPS Annual Meeting in San Diego
    • Dr. Dan J. Beninson obituary
    • Application deadline for certification in Medical Health Physics
  • CHP CORNER — This month's CHP Corner is the AAHP treasurer's report
  • ODDS and ENDS — This month, Paul discusses the record album, "If the Bomb Falls," which tells you what to do in case of nuclear attack.
  • ADVERTISEMENTS — This month there are 23 display ads, 11 short courses offered, and 2 job offers.

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