47th Midyear Topical Meeting - Nuclear Power Radiation Safety: Learning From the Past to Protect the Future

The Health Physics Society invites members of the Society, other scientists, and students to participate in the 47th Midyear Topical Meeting of the Health Physics Society to be held in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 9–12 February 2014.

The meeting will be located at the Baton Rouge River Center Convention Center. It is located only 8 miles from the Baton Rouge Metropolitan airport or 70 miles from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. There will be a block of discounted hotel rooms at the Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center.

Baton Rouge is one of America's fastest growing cities. From old to new, the avant garde to the antebellum, it's a perfect mix for everyone, with opportunities to explore the history, culture, music, and food. From every direction, everything uniquely Louisiana culminates in the "Red Stick." Dive into the colorful history of Louisiana politics in downtown Baton Rouge at the Old State Capitol and the Old Governor's Mansion, built by legendary Governor Huey P. Long. And while you're here, take a bird's-eye view of the city from the observation deck of the 34-story State Capitol or walk across the street and soak in the culture at the Louisiana State Museum. Take your taste buds on the ultimate culinary ride and unlock the secrets of Louisiana's distinct cuisine in Baton Rouge.

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