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Past Meetings and Events

Date Event
04/26/18 DOT Transportation of Radioactive Materials
Instructor: Mr. Joseph Furia, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Region I
11/08/17 DVSRS Meeting
Frank Costello Recognition and
Award Presentation
Followed by David Allard presentation-
“Radium Lost and Found (in PA)”
06/02/17 Rob Forrest Memorial Medical Health Physics Symposium
Bryan Edwards, Jessica Kendrick, Tabeetha Dobbins, John Keklak, Patrick Hann, Karen Colucci, Kendall Berry, Joseph G. Och
05/23/17 DVSRS Meeting
“A Cluster of High Radon Findings in a New Construction Housing Development in Eastern Pennsylvania”, Bob Lewis, PADEP BRP Radon Program
04/05/17 DVSRS Meeting
“Thoughts on Radiation Safety Programs if the LNT Hypothesis is Abandoned”, Eric W. Abelquist, President-elect HPS
10/19/16 DVSRS Meeting
“Jack of All Trades / Master of None: My Job Keeping NRC Employees Out of Hot Water”,
Brett Kluken, NRC Regional Counsel
05/20/16 Rob Forrest Memorial Medical Health Physics Seminar
Frank Costello, Patrick Mcdermott, Ivaor Veltchev, Mike Erdman
03/07/16 DVSRS Meeting
“Licensing Legacy Depleted Uranium on Army Ranges”
Bob Cherry, President-elect HPS
01/19/16 DVSRS Meeting
“Ferret retching and electron burns to pigs—also known as the effects of radiation during extended space travel”, Keith Cengel, MD, PhD, HUP
11/03/15 DVSRS Meeting
“Cellphones, SmartMeters, Wi-Fi, and Other (Arguably) Dangerous Things in Modern Life”, Ken Foster, Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
05/20/15 Training on the Transportation of Radioactive Material
Instructor: Mr. Joseph Furia, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Region I
April 8, 2015
DVSRS Meeting
“Ten Things I’ve Learned as a Health Physicist”, Nancy Kirner
HPS President Elect
03/05/15 DVSRS Meeting
“Radiographing the Liberty Bell”, Vince Roding
12/17/14 Rob Forrest Memorial Medical Health Physics Symposium
04/24/14 “Radiation Accidents: A History and Emergency Response Perspective”, David R. Simpson
March 25 & 26, 2014 Mid-Atlantic States Radiation Control Program Conference
January 15, 2014
DVSRS Meeting
"10 CFR Part 37, Overview" - Randolph C. Ragland, Jr., CHP, Senior Health Physicist, NRC Region I
11/04/13 DVSRS/SV Meeting
“Things I don’t know about Epidemiology”, Barbara Hamrick,
President-Elect, HPS
10/24/13 Rob Forrest Memorial Symposium- Radiation Oncology 102 for HPs
06/09/11 DVSRS Meeting
“Tooth Fairy Project &
Evaluating the Impact of Reducing the Occupational Dose Limits”, Dr. John Mauro, Sanford, Cohen & Associates
05/05/11 DVSRS Meeting
“Radiation Protection Challenges Facing the Nuclear Industry The Potential Future Impact of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Disaster on the US Nuclear Industry”, Willie Harris, CHP RRPT Director, Radiation Protection Exelon Nuclear
12/09/10 DVSRS Meeting
“Pit Disassembly and Conversion Project: Radiological Design Considerations”, Kathryn H. Pryor
President-Elect, HPS
06/09/10 DVSRS Meeting
Syd Porter Meritorious Award Presentation
“Remediation of TENORM-Impacted Soils at the Foote Mineral Superfund Site”, Mr. Paul Marshall, Ecology Services, Inc.
03/05/10 DVSRS D&D Meeting
“Hospital and Laboratory Decommissioning Considerations”, James Tarzia
“DNA to D&D-- A Molecular Biologist’s Ten Year Diversion into Health Physics, Cleaning up Magill Hall”, Walt Lilly
12/09/09 DVSRS Meeting
“New Concepts in Radiological Emergency Planning”, Edward Maher, President-Elect HPS
05/08/09 50th Anniversary Dinner And Vendors Night
03/16/09 Symposium
“History of Radium in Medicine and Pennsylvania”, The Mütter Museum
Dave Allard, Paul Frame, Joel Lubenau, Syd Porter, Jim Yusko