Society News Archive

25 May 2013
Hodes Award Nominations Request

The Richard S. Hodes, M.D. Honor Lecture Award nomination package for 2014 is now available. It honors the memory of Dr. Richard S. Hodes, a strong proponent for innovation in the field of low-level radioactive waste management.

Dr. Hodes was a physician, statesman, educator, and chairman for 19 years of the Southeast Compact Commission for Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management. The award was created by the commission to encourage environmental professionals and political leaders to develop innovative approaches to waste management in the United States and, in doing so, to further the mission and objectives of the Southeast Compact Commission.

The deadline for nominations is 15 July 2013. Inquiries about the Richard S. Hodes, M.D. Honor Lecture Award should be directed to:

Ted Buckner, Associate Director
Southeast Compact Commission