The Health Physics Society is a scientific and professional
organization whose members specialize in occupational and environmental
radiation safety. The primary purpose of the Society is to support its
members in the practice of their profession.
The Cascade Chapter of the Health Physics Society covers Oregon and Western
Washington. The Members are in radiation protection or related fields, from
universities, hospitals, government, research and business.
This Chapter's primary objectives are:
- Encourage the
dissemination of information between individuals
- Improve public
understanding of radiation
- Provide open lines of
communication between radiation professionals
Chapter Spring 2013 Meeting
The CCHPS E. Dale Trout
Annual Meeting will be held Friday, May 10, 2013, at the Vue in
Corvallis, Oregon. See the Meetings Page for the
agenda and registration.
Physics Society 58th Annual Meeting
The HPS 58th Annual Meeting
will be held July 7-11, 2013 in Madison, Wisconsin. For more information see
the meeting website (click
The Spring 2013 Avalanche is here! See the Newsletter Page.