Society News Archive

11 September 2012
Call for Abstracts for 2013 Midyear Topical Meeting - Medical Health Physics and Accelerator Dosimetry

ABSTRACTS deadline extended until Sunday, 23 September 2012

The Health Physics Society (HPS) invites members of the Society, members of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine, other scientists, and students to participate in the 46th Midyear Topical Meeting of the HPS, to be held in Scottsdale, Arizona, 27–30 January 2013. The HPS has applied for Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Educational Programs (CAMPEP) credits for attendance at this meeting.

Contributed abstracts are requested for sessions on the following topics:

    PET/Cyclotron and cGMP
    Brachytherapy and Radionuclide Therapy
    The Role of the RSO
    Proton, Heavy Ion, and Electron Accelerator Therapy
    Diagnostic Studies (CT/Cardio/IR/Mammo/etc.)
    Written Directives, Medical Events, and Patient Dose
    Radiation Transport Codes and Shielding
    Medical Isotope Production and Machine-Based Misadministrations
    Accelerator/Medical Dosimetry (other/emergent topics)

To read more details and submit an abstract, click here.