Health Physics News Digest

May 2021

Highlights of the online Health Physics Society (HPS) May 2021 Health Physics News

  • HPS Meetings
    • 2021 HPS Conference Swag Store
    • 2021 HPS Annual Meeting: Going Hybrid!
    • Registration Now Open for the First Annual Workshop: "A Fresh Perspective"
    • PEP Sessions From 2020 Virtual Workshop Still Available
    • Upcoming HPS Meetings
  • Society News
    • Support the HPS and Win a Bucket List Vacation—Win/Win!
    • Renew Your HPS Membership
  • Section News — Medical Health Physics Section News
  • Chapter News
    • Western New York Chapter News
    • Cincinnati Radiation Society
  • Inside the Beltway — HPS Legislative Achievements in COVID-19 Year
  • HPS History Corner — Madam Curie in America 100 Years Ago This Month
  • In Memoriam
    • Franz Schönhofer
    • Robert Brent
    • John A. Auxier
    • Updating the HPS In Memoriam Web Page
  • HPS Members in the News
    • Foster Will Speak at Webinar on Microwaves at Havana Embassy
    • Karam Contributes to The World and the American Council on Science and Health
  • ABHP Part II Practice Questions and Answers — Release of Tritium Into the River
  • Periodic Elements — Some Quick Thoughts on Messaging and Communicating for Health Physicists
  • What's News?
    • IAEA Publication on RP During Decommissioning of Nuclear Installations
    • National Academies to Plot Course for DOE Low-Dose Radiation Research Program
    • IAEA Releases Two New E-learning Courses on Radiation Protection of Workers
    • National Academies Seeking Nominations to Committee Reviewing Analysis of Hanford
    • Can't Attend ICRP 2021? e-Posters Being Accepted for the First Time
    • IAEA Publication on Protection Against Radon and Gamma Radiation Exposure
    • Searching for Historic Information on Col. John Pickering
    • IAEA "First International Conference on Nuclear Law: The Global Debate"
    • New Study Finds No Excess Mutations in the Children of Chernobyl Survivors
    • May 2021 CHP Corner
  • Health Physics Job Openings — Current Job Listings on the HPS Website
  • Short Courses — May Short Course Listing

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