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Date News Headline
1 August 2017  Radiological Operations Support Specialist Training
28 July 2017  Chapter and Section Reports for 2016–2017 Must Be Submitted by Monday 31 July
11 June 2017  Last Month for No Page Charges for Students for the Health Physics Journal
10 June 2017  DOE Requests Input for Regulatory Reduction and Controlling Regulatory Costs
31 May 2017  Upload Annual Meeting Presentations
22 May 2017  Marriott Hotel Sold Out for HPS Room Block
11 May 2017  University Grants Program and Prospective Topics for Nuclear Safety Research Webinar
2 May 2017  Meeting Preliminary Program Available
26 April 2017  Annual Meeting News - Online Registration
15 April 2017  Professional Development School: "Applied Health Physics"
15 April 2017  Current Events and Works-in-Progress Session Abstracts Submissions
7 April 2017  International Dose-Response Society Conference
20 March 2017  No Page Charges for Student Papers in HPS Journals
7 March 2017  F. Ward Whicker Scholarship Applications
7 March 2017  Nuclear Science & Engineering Summer School for Secondary Science Teachers
2 March 2017  NAS Proceedings From SI Workshop
28 February 2017  Recognition for Women in Medical Physics Publication Issued by IOMP
28 February 2017  Characteristic Patterns of DNA Damage Caused by Radiation
28 February 2017  IRPA Guidance Document on Eye Dose and Monitoring
14 February 2017  Disposal of Disused Sources
14 February 2017  New Standards Coordinator
6 February 2017  Annual Meeting Abstract Deadline 19 February
26 January 2017  Student Travel Grants for 2017 HPS Annual Meeting
23 January 2017  Dade Moeller/NV5 Exhibits at the HPS Midyear Meeting
20 January 2017  Congratulations Newly Elected Officers and Board Members
17 January 2017  Source Security Working Group Publishes Transition Memo to Incoming Administration
17 January 2017  WIPP Repository Reopens
12 January 2017  18th Gray Medal Recipient Selected
12 January 2017  DOE Report on National Labs
9 January 2017  NRC Regulation of Category 3 Sources: Request for Comment
5 January 2017  No Revisions to Radiation Regulations
30 December 2016  Still Time to Register for HPS Midyear at Reduced Rates
21 December 2016  NASA Space Radiation Summer School
21 December 2016  Call for Annual Meeting Abstracts
19 December 2016  Don't Forget to Register for Meeting Before Price Increase
15 December 2016  New Additions to the 2017 HPS Midyear Meeting Page
14 December 2016  IRPA15 Recruiting for Committee Members
13 December 2016  Health Physics Journal Editor in Chief Position Recruitment
1 December 2016  U.N. Assessment of Cancer From Fukushima
28 November 2016  NRC Seeks Applicants for ACRS Position
18 November 2016  Record-High Radon Found in Pennsylvania
16 November 2016  2017 HPS Midyear Meeting PEPs, CELs and AAHP Courses
10 November 2016  Scholarships and Fellowships and Summer Programs
7 November 2016  Radiation Protection Professionals Week 6-12 November 2016: Thank a Health Physicist This Week!
7 November 2016  Register Online for Midyear Meeting
31 October 2016  Midyear Registration Available
25 October 2016  California Disaster Healthcare Volunteers Needed
23 October 2016  Midyear Abstract Submittal Date Extended Until 15 November 2016
11 October 2016  Radiation Emergency Training From CDC
9 October 2016  Medical X-Ray Imaging Devices Conformance With IEC Standards
28 September 2016  Horinko Group Report Quantifies Carbon Value of U.S. Nuclear Plants
28 September 2016  Horinko Group Report Quantifies Carbon Value of U.S. Nuclear Plants
28 September 2016  Notice of Technical Electronic Product Radiation Safety Standards Committee Meeting
24 September 2016  Low-Level Waste Workshop Hosted by National Academies
23 September 2016  NRC Issues Revised Volumes of NUREG-1556
7 September 2016  Midyear Meeting in Bethesda News and Abstract Deadline
7 September 2016  September HP News Articles
25 August 2016  ICRP Publications HPS Member Discount
25 August 2016  Workshop on Adopting SI in the United States - Agenda Available
25 August 2016  Results of HPS Membership Survey on Future Directions
12 August 2016  New Revision to ALARA Regulatory Guide
11 August 2016  Professional Liability Insurance
3 August 2016  National Cleanup Workshop in September
3 August 2016  Updated Report on the Number of HP Degrees in 2015 Lowest in Over a Decade
25 July 2016  NAS Workshop on Adopting SI Units for Radiation Measurements
25 July 2016  Draft IRPA Guidance on Certification of a Radiation Protection Expert
25 July 2016  New IRPA Bulletin
13 July 2016  NRC Requests Input on Prompt Remediation of Residual Radioactivity
12 July 2016  Handbook Offers Guidance to Doctors on Radiation
20 June 2016  New Article on Epidemiology Without Biology
17 June 2016  Annual Meeting Professional Education
7 June 2016  Annual Meeting Program Highlights
1 June 2016  Cell Phone Radiation Study Preliminary Data
5 May 2016  Annual Meeting News
29 April 2016  Registration Now Available for HPS Annual Meeting and Professional Development School
29 April 2016  Waste Control Specialists Submits Application for Used Nuclear Fuel Interim Storage Facility in Texas
14 April 2016  18 May Deadline for 2016 NORM VIII Symposium Young Professional Awards
14 April 2016  Landauer Hosts Inaugural Dose Optimization Symposium 26 May 2016
7 April 2016  Nuclear Science & Engineering for Secondary Science Teachers - Faculty Development Course
29 March 2016  PDS on Decontamination and Decommissioning
29 March 2016  Deadline Extended - Student Fellowships, Travel Grants, and Scholarships
8 March 2016  NEW Benefit - ICRU Reports for Members
8 March 2016  Final EIS Issued on Greater-Than-Class-C and Other Radioactive Waste
7 March 2016  Nuclear Science & Engineering for Secondary Science Teachers
7 March 2016  Nuclear Science & Engineering for Secondary Science Teachers
7 March 2016  Call for Current Events/Works in Progress for Annual Meeting
4 March 2016  NRC Public Meeting on Improving Rulemaking Tracking and Reporting-11 Mar 2016
3 March 2016  NRC Approves Mo-99 Production Facility Construction
25 February 2016  New Benefits for Members on HPS Website
21 February 2016  Call for PEP & CEL Abstracts for 2016 Annual Meeting
17 February 2016  Webinar on Uranium Resources
8 February 2016  Call for Abstracts Extended to 19 February 2016
5 February 2016  Student Internship at NASA-Armstrong Flight Research Center
28 January 2016  University Program on Science Policy and Advocacy - 17–20 April 2016
26 January 2016  Midyear Meeting Program Available
5 January 2016  HPS Leadership Election Results
4 January 2016  Operational Radiation Safety (ORS) - Where the Rubber Meets the Road
2 January 2016  Midyear Meeting Information
2 January 2016  Abstracts Call for Annual Meeting
30 December 2015  Fukushima Releases: The Truth
30 December 2015  DOE Undergraduate Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships
26 December 2015  Public Comment Request Regarding Siting for Nuclear Waste Storage and Disposal Facilities
17 December 2015  National Terrorism Advisory System
15 December 2015  Gillenwalters Is U.S. Nominee for IRPA Young Professionals Award
14 December 2015  Robert Brent, MD, PhD, Receives Honor for Life of Achievement
10 December 2015  Register Now for the 2016 HPS Midyear Meeting
9 December 2015  2016 Nuclear Chemistry Summer Schools for Undergraduates
23 November 2015  Public Health Emergency Operations Center Document Published by WHO
23 November 2015  EnergySolutions Acquiring Waste Control Specialists
16 November 2015  IAEA Emergency Preparedness Document Published
16 November 2015  NRC Requests Information on Radioiodine Patient Therapy
8 November 2015  National Radiation Protection Professionals Week 8–14 November
7 November 2015  Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging Meeting at RSNA
6 November 2015  HPS Comments on Petitions to the NRC: Linear No-Threshold Model and Standards for Protection Against Radiation
3 November 2015  November Health Physics News Highlights
31 October 2015  New Internships Web Page in the Students Area
27 October 2015  Calling All Students: Free HPS Membership After Graduation!
13 October 2015  LNT Model Being Questioned
23 September 2015  Workshop on Deep Borehole Disposal of High-Level Waste
21 September 2015  IRPA14 Call for Abstracts From Delegates - Deadline Extended
20 September 2015  NRC Seeks Comments on Yucca Mountain's Environmental Impact Statement
16 September 2015  AIP Fellowship With State Department
16 September 2015  2016 Health Physics Society Midyear Meeting & Exhibition - Call for Papers
15 September 2015  IRPA14 Young Professionals Award Deadlines - Abstract Submittal and Nomination by HPS
14 September 2015  ICRP 2014 Annual Report Issued
11 September 2015  Fukushima Accident Report Issued
11 September 2015  CDC Guidelines for Handling Contaminated Decedents
8 September 2015  NRC Ends Work on NAS Cancer Risk Pilot Study
5 September 2015  Upcoming Radiation-Related Webcasts
5 September 2015  Canadian RP Conference
4 September 2015  NRC Seeks Comments on Draft Reg Guide NUREG–1530, "Reassessment of NRC's Dollar Per Person-Rem Conversion Factor Policy, Revision 1"
31 August 2015  NRC Issues New Draft Reg Guide, "Instructions for Recording and Reporting Occupational Radiation Dose Data"
24 August 2015  Deadline Extended Until 19 November 2015 on LNT Model
13 August 2015  2015 Health Physics Salary Survey
11 August 2015  NRC Seeks Public Comment on Petitions to End Use of LNT Model in 10 CFR 20
6 August 2015  August Newsletter Highlights Annual Meeting
24 July 2015  2015 Chapter & Section Reports Due by Next Friday - 31 July 2015
24 July 2015  Report on European Radiation Protection Research Priorities
9 July 2015  ICNIRP Commission Membership Election - Call for Nominations
6 July 2015  Information on PDS
6 July 2015  Manhattan Project National Historic Park Next Year
2 July 2015  Meeting App for Annual Meeting
1 July 2015  14th International Congress of the Radiation Protection Association 9–13 May 2016, Cape Town - South Africa
28 June 2015  New ICRP Report 128 on Radiation Dose to Patients
12 June 2015  APS News Article on Federal Travel Restrictions
9 June 2015  The Environmental/Radon Section Scholarship Deadline Extended
8 June 2015  IRPA Nominee Voting
8 June 2015  Reduced-Cost HPS Meeting Registration Ends After 9 June
1 June 2015  FDA Reopens Radiation Biodosimetry Devices Comment Period for 30 Days
28 May 2015  Driving to the HPS meeting?
26 May 2015  IRPA Bulletins 4 and 5 Now Available
25 May 2015  Upload Annual Meeting Presentations Before the Deadline - 20 June 2015
25 May 2015  Call for HPS IRPA14 Delegate Nominations, 1–22 June 2015
21 May 2015  HPS Response to NRC on Proposed Revisions to 10 CFR 20
21 May 2015  NRC Requests Data Collection on Patient Releases After I-131 Therapy
18 May 2015  President-Elect's Webinar Presentation
5 May 2015  Mo-99 Topical Meeting to be held in September
5 May 2015  Current Events/Works in Progress for the 2015 HPS Annual Meeting
2 May 2015  Rooms Available at the Westin Conference Hotel in Indianapolis
27 April 2015  EPA Seeks Nominations for Science Advisory Board
22 April 2015  Deadline Approaching for Nuclear Engineering Students' Summer Program
22 April 2015  Preliminary Program and Additional Government-Rate Rooms at HPS Annual Meeting
17 April 2015  DOE Report on February 2014 WIPP Accident
15 April 2015  Website for Next Year's Annual Meeting in Spokane
7 April 2015  ACMUI Seeks Nominations for Nuclear Pharmacist Opening
1 April 2015  Meeting Registration Form Available on the Website - Online in Mid April
29 March 2015  Book at the Conference Hotels Using the HPS Room Block
27 March 2015  NRC Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Changes to Regulations on Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal
18 March 2015  New IAEA Reports Available for Free Download
18 March 2015  60th Annual HPS Meeting Program is Available Online
13 March 2015  2015 Call for Student Fellowships, Travel Grants, and Scholarships
12 March 2015  Argonne Internships for U.S. Students at the IAEA in Vienna
11 March 2015  NRC Solicits Applications for Scholarships and Fellowships and Reviewers
11 March 2015  Dainiak Named Director of REAC/TS
10 March 2015  Science Camp for Teachers and Students at Annual Meeting
9 March 2015  Annual Meeting Travel Planning—Full Day of Presentations on Thursday
8 March 2015  Webinar Access to NCRP Meeting 16–17 March
6 March 2015  Nominations for Environmental/Radon Section
3 March 2015  New IAEA Reports
27 February 2015  New NCRP Report 175 Issued: Decision Making for Late-Phase Recovery From Major Nuclear or Radiological Incidents
25 February 2015  Annual Meeting Call for Papers Extended
24 February 2015  Second North American Workshop on the Ethical Dimensions of the System of Radiological Protection
23 February 2015  Senator Lamar Alexander to Hold Hearings on Nuclear Energy
19 February 2015  American Chemical Society Summer School Program
10 February 2015  The EPA Has Released CAP88-PC Model, Version 4
6 February 2015  YouTube Video, "Do Cell Phones Cause Brain Tumors?"
26 January 2015  EPA Proposes New Standards for Uranium In Situ Recovery
22 January 2015  Student Awards for Posters and Presentations Given at Annual Meeting
20 January 2015  New NCRP Statement About Fluoroscopically Guided Interventions
18 January 2015  Call for Health Physics Society Award Nominations
14 January 2015  Preregistration Deadline for Discounted Rates for the Midyear Meeting - 20 January
13 January 2015  PEP and CEL Submissions Request for Annual Meeting
10 January 2015  Midyear Meeting Preliminary Program Is Available Online and PDF
31 December 2014  HPS Leadership Election Results
30 December 2014  Comments Wanted on FDA Draft Guidance: "Radiation Biodosimetry Devices"
30 December 2014  Analysis of Cancer Risks in Populations Near Nuclear Facilities: Phase 2 Pilot Planning
23 December 2014  Stephen G. Burns Becomes NRC's 16th Chairman
22 December 2014  Joining us in Norfolk? The 2015 HPS Midyear Meeting, 1–4 February
19 December 2014  The Most Radioactive Places on Earth
18 December 2014  2015 NCRP Meeting Registration Open
17 December 2014  Inaugural HPS Science Camp at Indy Meeting
12 December 2014  BEIR VIII Planning Presentations Available
9 December 2014  Summary of 2014 Beebe Symposium Publication Available
3 December 2014  Free Download of Book on Fukushima
1 December 2014  Medical Isotope Shortage Briefing
20 November 2014  NRC Seeks Public Comment on Potential Changes to Radiation Protection Regulations
14 November 2014  IRPA Bulletin No. 3 Issued - Includes Ethics Workshops Updates
10 November 2014  ASSE Scholarships and Grants - Deadline 1 December 2014
3 November 2014  Chapter and Section Website Information
31 October 2014  NAS Fukushima Lessons Learned Report Available in Print and PDF
31 October 2014  ACMUI Nominations Needed
31 October 2014  National Radiation Protection Professionals Week, 2–8 November 2014
30 October 2014  NEI Petitions NRC on 10 CFR 37
27 October 2014  DOE High-Level Waste and Spent Nuclear Fuel Disposal Report
21 October 2014  NRC Chairman Allison M. Macfarlane Announces Decision to Leave NRC
12 October 2014  The Image Gently Alliance Will Meet at RSNA
9 October 2014  Revised Regulatory Guide 3.5 on Fuel Storage
8 October 2014  Comment on Draft Regulatory Guide, Applications of Bioassay for Uranium
8 October 2014  BEIR VIII Scoping Meeting
1 October 2014  ACMUI Opening for Diagnostic Radiologist
1 October 2014  EPA Funding Opportunity for Training Partnerships on Human Subjects Research
24 September 2014  Image Gently Campaign Expands to Dentistry: Urges Dental Professionals to Child-Size Radiation Dose
17 September 2014  Two New NRC Commissioners Confirmed by Senate
16 September 2014  New HPS Position Statements
9 September 2014  NRC Strategic Plan for 2014–2018
4 September 2014  Changes in DOE Isotope Program
2 September 2014  $300,000 ASSE Research Grant
29 August 2014  First "Special" Issue of Health Physics News
22 August 2014  EPA Updates RadTown
20 August 2014  Proposed Changes to High-Risk Source Legislation
19 August 2014  NRC Nuclear Education Grants
7 August 2014  HPS Responds to EPA on Nuclear Power Operations Standards
29 July 2014  Impact of Federal Travel Restrictions
29 July 2014  HPS Member George Xu Named Endowed Chair at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
25 July 2014  NAS Report on Improving Nuclear Plant Safety
2 July 2014  60th Annual Radiobioassay and Radiochemical Measurements Conference
30 June 2014  National Nuclear Science Week - 20–24 October
23 June 2014  NRC Public Briefing on Radiation Source Protection and Security
19 June 2014  Public Meeting on DOE Spent Nuclear Fuel Management and Disposal
12 June 2014  International Radon Symposium, 28 September–1 October 2014
11 June 2014  Report on Low-Level Ionizing Radiation Exposure
2 June 2014  Schauer Named New ICRU Executive Secretary
20 May 2014  NCRP Announces the Passing of Warren Sinclair
5 May 2014  NRC to Update Strategic Assessment of LLRW Regulatory Program
5 May 2014  OSHA NACOSH Member Openings
1 May 2014  FDA Announces Medical Device Learning Program
21 April 2014  HPS Agency Liaison Position Opening
18 April 2014  Submittal Deadline Extended for IAEA Conference on Occupational Radiation Protection
18 April 2014  Nominations Requested for Radiation Advisory Committee Opening
15 April 2014  HPS Announces Agency and Congressional Liaison Candidate Search
9 April 2014  Online Preliminary Program for HPS Annual Meeting in Baltimore
7 April 2014  Comments Requested on OSHA Dose Limits
2 April 2014  Friday Deadline for College Summer Interns With the DOE
1 April 2014  Poster Abstracts Accepted for Annual Meeting Until 1 June
1 April 2014  Health Physics Education Study Performed by ORISE Released
31 March 2014  Online Preliminary Program for Annual HPS Meeting in Baltimore
22 March 2014  On the Passing of David Sowby, Past Scientific Secretary of ICRP
22 March 2014  Engineering Practices Recommendations From Fukushima Study
17 March 2014  Last of the Radium Girls Dies on 1 March 2014 at the Age of 107
11 March 2014  NAS Beebe Symposium on Reactor Accidents Will Be 13 May 2014
11 March 2014  IRPA 2014 Discount Registration Ends 17 March
7 March 2014  Deadline Extended for HPS Scholarships and Travel Grants Until 21 March 2014
4 March 2014  ACS Annual Meeting Call for Papers
25 February 2014  AARST Radon Symposium Call for Papers
25 February 2014  HPS Members Access to International Society Newsletters Through IRPA Page on Members Only
12 February 2014  IAEA Meeting on Fukushima Using Twitter for Communicating
12 February 2014  Understanding the Atom Booklets Online
10 February 2014  HPS Annual Meeting Abstract Deadline Extended to 28 February
9 February 2014  NRC Student Grants Submission Deadline 31 March 2014
9 February 2014  PDS on Radiation Instruments
4 February 2014  EPA Requests Comments on Updating Nuclear Power Environmental Standards
13 January 2014  Solutions to ABHP Exams
8 January 2014  HPS Leadership Election Results
7 January 2014  Annual Meeting Call for Papers - Deadline 7 February
12 December 2013  2013 CHP Salary Survey Results
12 December 2013  Scholarship and Summer School Application Deadlines Approaching
12 December 2013  EPA Seeks Environmental Education Grant Applications
25 November 2013  Third James E. Turner Memorial Symposium - Advances in Radiological Physics Accepting Abstracts
25 November 2013  Image Gently Annual Update at RSNA Meeting
19 November 2013  Yucca Mountain Safety Evaluation Report
15 November 2013  Supply of Medical Isotopes Has Dangerously Decayed
7 November 2013  HPS Standards Now Being Distributed by IHS
6 November 2013  National Radiation Protection Professionals Week 3–9 November 2013
22 October 2013  IRPA2014 Poster Abstracts Reopened Until 1 December 2014
18 October 2013  IEM6 on Fukushima Call for Abstracts Date Extended to 31 October
16 October 2013  Apply for ASC Summer School by 1 February 2014
12 October 2013  NRC Shuts Down on 10 October 2013
11 October 2013  National Laboratories Closures Due to Federal Budget
7 October 2013  International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine (RPM2014)
3 October 2013  Kalender Awarded the 16th Gray Medal by the ICRU
2 October 2013  Professional Development School - Radiation Safety in Medicine
23 September 2013  National Academy of Sciences Starts NRC-Sponsored Cancer Risk Pilot Study
17 September 2013  CRCPD Radiation Response Volunteer Corps Grants Deadline - 4 October
16 September 2013  Woods Hole FAQs on Radiation From Fukushima
12 September 2013  Abstract Deadline Extended for Midyear Meeting to 30 September
28 August 2013  4th African IRPA Congress in Morocco in September 2014
26 August 2013  Abstract Deadline for European IRPA 2014 Is 15 September 2013
20 August 2013  Magnusson to Chair IEM on Radiation Protection
15 August 2013  Kalender to Receive ICRU Medal
13 August 2013  Free REAC/TS Class in September
13 August 2013  Court Orders NRC to Continue Yucca Mountain Review
1 August 2013  President Fisher Joins Dade Moeller
30 July 2013  Call for Abstracts for the 2014 Midyear Meeting
24 July 2013  IRPA14 International Congress in Cape Town, South Africa, in 2016
24 July 2013  Critical Organ Challenge Pub Crawl T-Shirts for Sale
13 July 2013  New NCRP Report 174 on Exposures During Pregnancy
12 July 2013  NCRP Commentary on Risk Based on NCRP Report 171
1 July 2013  The Latest Madison Meeting News
26 June 2013  Novel Method of Airborne Monitoring Reported in HP Journal
26 June 2013  Nuclear Waste Legislation
26 June 2013  New AAPM Report on Airport Scanner Dose
18 June 2013  Two Hotels With HPS-Rate Rooms Available - Clarion Added
15 June 2013  Stabin Honored With Hal Anger Lectureship & Award by the SNMMI
12 June 2013  Registration Deadline for Cost-Shared Collection and Disposal of Certain Sealed Sources
5 June 2013  Conference Attendance for Federal Employees
3 June 2013  Potential Rulemaking to Address Prompt Remediation of Residual Radioactivity During the Operational Phase of Licensed Material Sites and Nuclear Reactors
1 June 2013  11th International Conference on the Health Effects of Incorporated Radionuclides
1 June 2013  Fall 2013 Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
29 May 2013  Highlights of Annual Meeting Social Activities
29 May 2013  NRC Finalizes Rules on Using and Distributing Uranium and Thorium
25 May 2013  Hodes Award Nominations Request
23 May 2013  Annual Meeting News
22 May 2013  NRC to Discuss Post-Fukushima "Regulatory Framework"
15 May 2013  National Student Science Award Nominations Due by 30 May 2013
10 May 2013  Thomadsen Named Chair of the NRC Advisory Committee on the Medical Use of Isotopes
9 May 2013  New Member Welcome Packet on HPS Members Only Website
8 May 2013  Homeland Security News
7 May 2013  NAS Public Meeting on Fukushima
3 May 2013  Edward Maher Appointed to NAS Committee
3 May 2013  NRC Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Changes to Petition-for-Rulemaking Process
21 April 2013  HPS becomes an Affiliate of American Institute of Physics
15 April 2013  Online Registration for Annual Meeting
8 April 2013  HPS Members Receive Reduced Rates for Radiation Research Society Annual Meeting
30 March 2013  "Mitigation and Treatment of Radiation Damage" Workshop
28 March 2013  49th NCRP Meeting Presentations
27 March 2013  New Cartoons Posted on the Lighter Side of Health Physics
17 March 2013  iPad® App for HPS Publications
7 March 2013  HPS Special Publication—"Radiation and Risk: Expert Perspectives"
15 February 2013  Job Postings on Members Only for HPS Members
12 February 2013  IRPA Requests Comments on Guideline on Radiation Protection Culture
6 February 2013  2013 Call for Student Fellowships, Travel Grants, and Scholarships
4 February 2013  Annual Meeting Abstracts Deadline Extended
18 January 2013  Honorary Doctorate for George Kerr from Morehead State University
11 January 2013  DOE Issues Strategy Report on Waste Management and Disposal
7 January 2013  Last 5 Days to Register Your Opinion on the HPS Name Change Survey
2 January 2013  International Radon Symposium Call for Papers
20 December 2012  Congratulations to the New HPS Officers
12 December 2012  William D. Coolidge Invented the Modern X-Ray Tube 100 Years Ago
12 December 2012  UNSCEAR Will Issue Report on Radiation Health Effects
7 December 2012  Midyear Preliminary Program and Online Meeting Registration Available
4 December 2012  The Honorable Commissioner Ostendorff to Give the Keynote Address in Scottsdale
20 November 2012  Online Meeting Registration Available
20 November 2012  Midyear Meeting Registration Is Available on the Website
12 November 2012  National Radiation Protection Professionals Week 12–18 November 2012
7 November 2012  HP Cartoon Collection Featured on Website
4 November 2012  Announcing the 7th International Symposium on Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material
27 October 2012  Professional Development School: "Lessons We Are Learning from Fukushima"
23 October 2012  NRC Sponsoring National Academy of Sciences Effort to Carry Out Pilot of Cancer Risk Study
21 October 2012  American Chemical Society Summer School Program
12 October 2012  HPS Section Websites Now Have Members-Only Option
11 October 2012  Request for Expressions of Interest for Potential Positions at the Radiation Effects Research Foundation
7 October 2012  New Report No. 173 - Investigation of Radiological Incidents
28 September 2012  Have Your Book Listed on the HPS Website
25 September 2012  New Journal App for the iPad®
20 September 2012  Forrest Children's Educational Fund
18 September 2012  New Image Gently Campaign: Back to Basics
11 September 2012  NRC Completes Fiscal Year 2012 Nuclear Education Grant Awards and Announces Fiscal Year 2013 Federal Funding Opportunities
11 September 2012  Call for Abstracts for 2013 Midyear Topical Meeting - Medical Health Physics and Accelerator Dosimetry
11 September 2012  Take the Salary Survey by 30 September - deadline extended
7 September 2012  Health Care Officials Comment on HHS Proposal for Radioisotope Incentives
7 September 2012  New NCRP Report No. 171, Uncertainties in the Estimation of Radiation Risks and Probability of Disease Causation
5 September 2012  Call for Abstracts for 2013 Midyear Topical Meeting - Medical Health Physics and Accelerator Dosimetry
4 September 2012  Time to Update Chapter and Section Officer Information
28 August 2012  Membership Drive Begins for the Homeland Security Section
28 August 2012  50th Anniversary of the School of Nuclear Engineering at Georgia Tech
25 August 2012  Your Support Needed for Congressional Support of Scholarships
16 August 2012  Watch the New HP Careers Video
8 August 2012  2012 Web Operations Survey Results
21 July 2012  Mobile App for Annual Meeting
9 July 2012  Macfarlane Becomes NRC Chair
8 July 2012  HPS Member Directory
6 July 2012  The China Institute for Radiation Protection (CIRP) Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary
6 July 2012  Fukushima Nuclear Accident Independent Investigation Commission Report Issued
5 July 2012  ICRP Solicits Comments on New Draft Report: Assessment of Radiation Exposure of Astronauts in Space
4 July 2012  Physicists Observe New Subatomic Particle
28 June 2012  Barbara Hamrick Appointed to NAS Fukushima Review Project
21 June 2012  Cynthia Jones Appointed the Nuclear Safety Attaché at the U.S. Mission at the IAEA
21 June 2012  ASME Report on Fukushima and Nuclear Safety in the Future
11 June 2012  Nuclear Waste Disposal Review
8 June 2012  Study of CT Scanning of Children Recently Released
3 June 2012  New NCRP Report No. 169, Design of Effective Radiological Effluent Monitoring and Environmental Surveillance Programs
31 May 2012  IRPA13 Organizers Request Feedback on the Use of Digital Media
25 May 2012  World Health Organization Releases New Report: “Preliminary Dose Estimation from the Nuclear Accident after the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami”
23 May 2012  NRC Chairman Jaczko Resigns
23 May 2012  "Assuring a Future U.S.-Based Nuclear and Radiochemistry Expertise"
21 May 2012  Hodes Award Nominations Request
18 May 2012  New MIT Study on Radiation Risks and Protective Action Guidelines
14 May 2012  IRPA13 to Have Live Webcasts with Facebook Participation
12 May 2012  International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine - Setting the Scene for the Next Decade
7 May 2012  Be a Mentor for a Student or Request a Mentor
2 May 2012  WCS Commences Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Operations in Texas
25 April 2012  Blue Ribbon Commission on America’s Nuclear Future
20 April 2012  Volunteer Week
11 April 2012  HPS Homeland Security Committee Posts New Presentation on Radiological Exposure Devices
9 April 2012  Call for Cochairs for 2013 Midyear Topical Meeting on Medical Health Physics and Accelerator Dosimetry
3 April 2012  HPS Nominations for NAS Study: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
2 April 2012  New Regulation: 10 CFR 37, Physical Protection of Byproduct Material
2 April 2012  NCRP Publishes Report No. 170: Second Primary Cancers and Cardiovascular Disease After Radiation Therapy
29 March 2012  Report Presents Designs for Study of Cancer Risks Near U.S. Nuclear Facilities; Pilot Study Would Assess Feasibility
17 March 2012  NRC to Issue Fukushima-Related Orders
7 March 2012  2 days left for PEP/CEL Abstracts
6 March 2012  Fukushima Panel at National Press Club
29 February 2012  International Conference on Radiation Shielding Abstract Deadline
27 February 2012  HPS Panel on Fukushima at National Press Club
27 February 2012  Request for Pilot Project Proposals
24 February 2012  HPS Annual Meeting Abstracts Deadline
22 February 2012  IRPA13 Poster Deadline
12 February 2012  Rad Preparedness Public Meeting
31 January 2012  CRCPD & CDC Grants for Volunteer Corps
30 January 2012  America's Nuclear Future
20 January 2012  Boice Nominated President of NCRP
11 January 2012  Schauer Given the Butterfly Award from Image Gently
10 January 2012  Kase President's Report to IRPA
5 January 2012  January Is National Radon Action Month
21 December 2011  International Conference on Radiation Shielding
20 December 2011  Comments Wanted on Industrial Radiography Draft NUREG
30 November 2011  Senate Passes Isotope Production Bill
21 November 2011  Summer Schools for Undergrads in Nuclear Chemistry and Radiochemistry
16 November 2011  New Pediatric Nuclear Medicine Guidelines from Image Gently
20 October 2011  Radiological Preparedness Meeting
2 October 2011  International Seminar on Radiation Effect
5 September 2011  New ICNIRP Document on Cell Phone Brain Tumour Risk
29 August 2011  IRPA13 Abstracts Due 16 September 2011
24 August 2011  NRC to Discuss Japan Recommendations
15 August 2011  Mobile Phone Use Does Not Raise Cancer Risk in Children and Adolescents
11 August 2011  2011 Is the International Year of Chemistry
1 August 2011  NCRP Recruiting New President
18 July 2011  New Army Study Says Radiation from Airport Body Scanners Is Minor
13 July 2011  IRPA's Young Professionals Prize
3 July 2011  NSB/NSF Seeks Input on Proposed Merit Review Criteria Revision and Principles
20 June 2011  Feds Launch Action Plan to Protect People and Families from Radon: Radon is one of the leading causes of lung cancer
20 May 2011  NCRP to Hire Executive Director
17 March 2011  Fukushima Nuclear Plant Status Update
15 March 2011  Information Relevant to the Japanese Nuclear Plant Releases and Exposures
13 March 2011  Japanese Nuclear Plant Problems Continue
27 February 2011  NRC Briefing by the Groundwater Task Force
24 February 2011  American Medical Isotopes Production Act
22 February 2011  NRC Issues New Guidance on Release of Patients Following Iodine Treatment for Thyroid Conditions
25 August 2010  HPS Supports National Radiation Protection Professionals Week 2010
11 May 2010  HPS Web Site Will Be Unavailable 5-7 pm EDT on 5/13/2010
2 February 2010  A Network Outage Has Been Scheduled for This Weekend
30 November 2009  The Health Physics Society recommends considering action for indoor radon levels below current guidelines
20 October 2009  HPS and CRCPD Proclaim 8-14 November 2009 as National Radiation Protection Professionals Week
24 July 2009  Health Physics Society Laboratory Accreditation Program Gets National Recogition
6 May 2009  The HPS Web Site Will Be Unavailable 9 May 2009
5 March 2009  NCRP Reports on Increased Medical Exposure - HPS Comments
12 November 2008  HPS Web Site to Be Offline on 14 November 2008
8 October 2008  HPS and CRCPD Proclaim 2-8 November 2008 as National Radiation Protection Professionals Week
5 August 2008  Granite Countertops and Radiation - HPS Response and Information Sheet
29 May 2008  IAEA Creates Portable First Response Assistance Tool for Radiological Emergencies
12 May 2008  Senate Hearing on Nuclear Terrorrism and Medical Care Aftermath
18 April 2008  Nuclear Advocacy Network Created
12 September 2007  HPS and CRCPD Proclaim National Radiation Protection Professionals Week
23 August 2007  HPA Press Release - X-ray radiation doses continue to fall
20 June 2007  The Health Physics Society Revises Position Statement on Management of Spent Nuclear Fuel
29 May 2007  CRCPD Members Offered Special First Year Rate for Joining the HPS
23 April 2007  No Valid Health Concerns about Wi-Fi
4 April 2007  FDA Proposes Rule to Change Requirements for Labeling Irradiated Food Products
13 February 2007  An Invitation to State Radiation Control Employees to Join the HPS
2 February 2007  New ISO Standard #21482 - Ionizing-Radiation Warning—Supplementary Symbol To Be Published 15 February 2007
21 January 2007  Polonium-210 Contamination Information and Updates
26 July 2006  Skip Bowman Delivers the Landauer Memorial Lecture on Nuclear Renaissance
10 July 2006  Congressman Langevin Addresses the Plenary Session of the 51st Annual HPS Meeting
16 May 2006  HPS Web Site Unavailable Saturday, May 20, 2006
26 April 2006  Chernobyl Health Impact Estimates
8 March 2006  Registration for Annual Meeting
11 January 2006  HPS Issues New Position Statement on Radioactive Source Control and Security
31 December 2005  DoubleTree Paradise Valley Resort Room Block Is Sold Out
2 November 2005  HPS Standards Committee Has New Public Web Site
12 September 2005  Health Physics Society Calls for Complete Overhaul of Radioactive Waste Disposal
29 June 2005  BEIR VII Report Supports LNT Model
26 June 2005  Public Release of the National Academies' National Research Council Latest Report on the Health Effects of Ionizing Radiation (BEIR VII)
21 June 2005  HPS Revises Position Statement on Human Capital Crisis
20 June 2005  HPS Issues New Fact Sheet on Depleted Uranium
5 May 2005  HPS 2005 Annual Meeting Preliminary Program Only Available Online
28 April 2005  The National Academies' National Research Council Calls for Scientific Approach to Radiation Compensation Act
4 February 2005  Booklet from HPS 2003 Session Honors J. Newell Stannard and the University of Rochester
14 January 2005  HPS & OAS Issue Joint Position on Radioactive Material Controls
30 December 2004  ICRP Releases Draft Low-Dose Report
26 December 2004  HPS Comments on Draft ICRP 2005 Recommendations
3 December 2004  No Hanford Thyroid Cancer Link Found
3 December 2004  Laboratory Accreditation Program Committee Invites Labs to Participate
29 November 2004  Laurie Taylor Dies at 102
29 September 2004  HPS Submits Public Testimony for Senate Hearing on Waste
28 September 2004  Senator Mike Crapo Helps Make EPA Fellowships Available to Health Physics
9 September 2004  Health Physics Society Revises Position Statement on Estimating Radiation Health Risks
9 September 2004  Presidential Candidate Positions Available in Legislative Action Center
17 August 2004  Annual Meeting Photos
3 August 2004  HPS Plenary Speaker Evaluates ICRP Proposed Recommendations
24 June 2004  ICRP Releases Draft 2005 Recommendations
26 May 2004  ICRP Releases Draft Report on Protection during a Radiological Attack
26 May 2004  Getting the Most Out of the 49th Annual Meeting
14 May 2004  Waste Management Award Nominations Due
14 May 2004  Health Physics Academic Program Education Reference Book Revised
28 April 2004  HPS Comments on EPA Waste Proposal
22 April 2004  Midyear Meeting Abstracts Now Available
16 April 2004  Annual Meeting Schedules Are Online!
6 April 2004  Dirty Bombs Conference at Johns Hopkins in April
1 March 2004  New House Bill Would Invest Millions in Health Physics Academic Programs
26 February 2004  OSHA Signs Alliance with Health Physics Society
8 February 2004  Protective Actions For a Radiological Terrorist Event
27 January 2004  Pregnancy Fact Sheet Now Available
13 January 2004  New Study Released on RDD Effects
13 January 2004  New NRC History of the Three Mile Island Accident
13 January 2004  Check Out the Oak Ridge Online Radiation Safety Museum
26 November 2003  EPA Creates New Science Inventory Web Site
5 September 2003  New Nuclear University Set Up
3 September 2003  Anastas Honored by Department of Homeland Security
3 July 2003  Background Document on X-Radiation, Gamma Radiation, and Neutrons Available Online
24 June 2003  HPS Revises Public Dose Position Statement
11 June 2003  The ORNL Network Will Experience Outages Beginning June 14, 2003
1 April 2003  President Bush Names Dr. Nils J. Diaz as Chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
3 March 2003  EPA Drinking Water Standards Upheld
13 February 2003  Summer School on University Health Physics
12 February 2003  Radioactivity on Columbia - Not Much and Not Harmful
27 January 2003  USA Today.com Uses HPS Members to Answer Dirty Bomb Questions
20 January 2003  2002 HP Salary Survey
20 January 2003  Monterey Institute Releases "Dirty Bomb" Report
9 January 2003  Chapter Alert - Dept. of Justice Expands Homeland Defense Equipment Reuse (HDER) Program Nationwide
7 January 2003  International Conference on Security of Radioactive Sources
12 December 2002  Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chairman Meserve to Leave NRC in Spring
5 November 2002  Normal Cancer Rate Found Near Three Mile Island Plant
28 October 2002  Fact Sheet on Radioactivity in Consumer Products
15 September 2002  Radiation Detectors Given to Fire Department
4 September 2002  HPS Director of Special Publications Position Open
27 August 2002  AAPM Comments on Total-Body CT Scans
26 August 2002  Health Physics Society Helps Federal Agencies in Homeland Security Initiative
16 August 2002  KI Fact Sheets
25 July 2002  Society Assists Department of Justice in Homeland Security
24 July 2002  HPS Member Michael T. Ryan Named to NRC's ACNW
26 June 2002  The Health Physics Society Issues a Press Release Supporting Radioactive Source Legislation
25 June 2002  No Thyroid Disease Increase in Hanford Study
6 June 2002  Sen. Pete Domenici Pays Tribute to Dr. Lauriston Taylor From Senate Floor
30 May 2002  The Ad Hoc Committee on Homeland Security Calls for an Open Committee Meeting in Tampa
28 May 2002  President Anastas Congratulates Officials in Georgia, Europe, on Source Recovery
7 May 2002  No Proven Link Between Radar and Cancer
1 May 2002  HHS Issues Final Rules to Assist Compensation of Nuclear Workers for Job-Related Cancers
26 April 2002  FDA Comments on Whole-Body Screening
24 April 2002  Society Releases New Position Statement and Background Information on Orphan Sources
22 April 2002  NRC to Hold Workshops on Guidance for Medical Use Licenses
16 April 2002  Poster, Overheads, and 35-mm Slides Guidelines for the 47th Annual Meeting Available
5 April 2002  Preliminary Program for 47th Annual Meeting Available
27 March 2002  NRC to hold Public Meetings on Yucca Mountain
14 March 2002  AIP Web Site Posts Article on "Dirty Bombs"
5 March 2002  Summer School on Internal Dosimetry
4 March 2002  Debate on Nuclear Tests
27 February 2002  HPS Salary Survey
19 February 2002  Radiation Safety Without Borders
7 February 2002  Anastas Sends Letter to President Bush
11 January 2002  DOE Notifies Nevada of Intent to Recommend Yucca Mountain as Repository
8 January 2002  Meet the "Ask the Expert" Editors
21 December 2001  Tenforde Nominated as NCRP President
7 December 2001  Announcement of an International Conference on Radioactivity in the Environment to be held in Monaco
15 November 2001  Panel on Homeland Security to be Conducted in Bethesda, Maryland
20 October 2001  President Bush Announces Intention to Appoint Two HPS Members to Advisory Board
11 October 2001  HHS Seeks Comments on Compensation Rules
4 October 2001  Diaz Begins Second NRC Term
14 September 2001  Reflections by HPS President Anastas
12 September 2001  DOE Seeks Comment on Nuclear Workers Program
16 August 2001  Society Issues New Position Statement Regarding the Shortage of Radiation Safety Professionals
25 June 2001  Commissioner Diaz Addresses ARSCE Plenary Session
18 June 2001  New Officers, Directors, and Committee Members Take Office
15 June 2001  Sen. Voinovich Addresses the Plenary Session at the ARSCE
4 June 2001  ORISE Releases HP Survey
10 May 2001  HPS Briefs Congress
19 April 2001  Instructions for Slides, Overheads, and Posters Available
6 March 2001  Cancer Risk of EMF Fields
16 February 2001  NCRP Biodosimetry Symposium
1 February 2001  CT Scans in Children
29 January 2001  HPS Fellowship Deadline Extended
14 January 2001  Health Effects of Depleted Uranium
9 January 2001  Risk of Hand-Held Cellular Telephones
2 January 2001  NCRP Annual Meeting
21 November 2000  NCRP Symposium on Biodosimetry
17 November 2000  Commissioner Dicus Elected to ICRP
6 November 2000  Revision of NRC's Medical Use Program
1 November 2000  IAEA Bulletin Features Radioactive Waste
18 October 2000  MARSSIM Revision 1 Available to the Public
12 October 2000  DOE Takes Action at Former K-25 Site
22 September 2000  History of Radiation
19 September 2000  Update on NRC Internet Meetings
4 September 2000  Cosmic Radiation Shield Bricks Developed
24 August 2000  Nuclear Sub Design Will Minimize Radiation Leaks
24 August 2000  NRC Meetings on Internet
7 August 2000  Are Mobile Phones Safe?
31 July 2000  NRC and EPA Issue Revised Draft Sewage Sludge Guidance
26 July 2000  NRC Revises Policy on Medical Uses
19 July 2000  NRC Issues Final NUREG-1628
14 July 2000  DOE Suspends Release of Recycled Metals
14 June 2000  Win HP Books!
13 June 2000  IRPA-10 Web Site
8 June 2000  UNSCEAR Estimates Chernobyl Health Effects
17 May 2000  Company Sells Electronic Treated Beef
11 May 2000  TMI Study Shows No Link to Radiation
10 April 2000  NCRP Undertakes Strategic Initiative
29 March 2000  NRC Public Document Room To Be Relocated
14 March 2000  HPS Releases Compensation Position Statement
9 March 2000  GAO Releases Veterans Report
6 March 2000  A-Bomb Neutron Dose Estimates Are Wrong
26 February 2000  Thailand Accident Report
26 February 2000  RERF Sends Doctors to Thailand
24 February 2000  NCRP 2000 Annual Meeting
21 February 2000  Thailand Scrapyard Workers Exposed
11 February 2000  Senate Passes Nuclear Waste Bill
1 February 2000  DOE to Fund Paducah and Portsmouth Cleanup
24 January 2000  Comments Due on EPA Rule
19 January 2000  NORM Deposition in the Pulp and Paper Industry
3 January 2000  IAEA Bulletin Features Radiation Safety
22 December 1999  Tokaimura Victim Dies
16 December 1999  USDA Approves Irradiation for Meat
15 December 1999  HTDS Had Shortcomings
14 December 1999  Conference Addresses Low-Level Radiation
6 December 1999  Senator Domenici Talks About LNT
1 December 1999  Radiation-Resistant Organism Decoded
17 November 1999  EPA's FGR-13 Now Available
16 November 1999  NRC Makes Documents Available to the Public on Its Web Site
1 November 1999  Midyear Meeting Opening Session Plans Complete
27 October 1999  1970s Radiation Accidents in Moscow Suburb
22 October 1999  Study Examines Radiation's Role in 'Atomic Vet' Deaths
18 October 1999  Richard Meserve to Chair NRC
13 October 1999  NRC To Study Japanese Accident
4 October 1999  Update on Japanese Accident
2 October 1999  IAEA Informed of Japanese Accident
1 October 1999  DOE Ready to Help Japanese
27 September 1999  DOE Team Seeks Health and Safety Help from Paducah Workers
24 September 1999  Paducah Plant Hearings
17 September 1999  Secretary of Energy Comments on Paducah Site
13 September 1999  Guidelines for Presenters at 2000 Midyear Topical Meeting Available
17 August 1999  2000 Summer School and Meeting Information
5 August 1999  Domenici Seeks Renewed Study of Radiation Protection
23 July 1999  Midyear Abstract Deadline Extended
22 July 1999  New Assistant Secretary for Office of Environmental Management at DOE
16 July 1999  New Federal Workers' Compensation Program
13 July 1999  HPS Annual Meeting Name is Changed
13 July 1999  Greta J. Dicus Named Chair of NRC
13 July 1999  Changes to Society Publications Leadership
21 June 1999  DOE Funds Molecular Research to Study Low-Dose Radiation
21 June 1999  NRPB Issues Advice on Exposure to Radiation During Pregnancy
21 June 1999  New Officers Elected for HPAPDO
15 June 1999  Food Safety Group Calls for Irradiation of Precooked Meats
8 June 1999  Dr. Karl Z. Morgan Passes Away
8 June 1999  HPS Government Section Revitalized
3 June 1999  Health Physics Enrollments and Degrees Decreased in 1998
3 June 1999  NRC to Make Public Records Available Electronically
21 May 1999  National Academy of Sciences Announces BEIR VII Project
18 May 1999  HPS and ANS Announce Agreement
17 May 1999  On-Line Membership Application Form Functional
4 May 1999  Call for Papers Issued for Midyear Meeting
13 April 1999  ANS Issues Position Paper on Health Effects of Low-Level Radiation
13 April 1999  Preliminary Program Available
1 April 1999  HPS Web Site Opens