Society News Archive

15 December 2016
New Additions to the 2017 HPS Midyear Meeting Page

The 2017 Health Physics Society Midyear Meeting web page now includes the Computer Presentation Guide and the following description of the technical tour:

NNSA Demonstration of Radiological Emergency Response Assets

On Tuesday, 24 January, 1 p.m.–5 p.m., the Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration will host a static demonstration of its radiological emergency response assets available within the National Capital Region and regionally throughout the United States. These include aircraft-mounted radiation-detection systems as well as various handheld and mobile radiation-detection systems. Assets from a National Guard Bureau Weapons of Mass Destruction Civil Support Team will also be on display.

Preregistration is required, and the tour is open to U.S. citizens only. You must bring a valid government ID in order to attend.