Cascade Chapter of the Health Physics Society

Health Physics Society

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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


  • Cascade Chapter Fall 2016 Meeting

The CCHPS Fall 2016 Meeting was held Friday, November 4, 2016, at the Red Lion Inn, Olympia, WA. You can view the Fall newsletter for agenda and membership details.

  • Cascade Chapter Spring 2016 Meeting

The CCHPS Spring 2016 Meeting was held Friday, May 13, 2016, at the Vue in Corvallis, Oregon. You can download Mike Zittle's presentation, titled Radiation Protection: Beyond Time Distance and Shielding or view the Newsletter for the agenda.

  • Health Physics Society Annual Meeting

The HPS 61th Annual Meeting was held in Spoakane, Washington, July 17-21, 2016. For more information visit the website.