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Meetings Archive

April 2012

(Batavia, IL)

 

Fifth Annual Midwest Health Physics Technical Symposium

January 2012

(Oak Brook, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Chase Environmental

 

William Hartsell, M.D.

Medical Director

ProCure

 

Mark Pankuch

Director of Medical Physics and Dosimetry, Radiation Safety Officer

ProCure

 

“Overview of the CDH Proton Center”

 

October 2011

(Lombard, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Ameriphysics, LLC

 

Frank Moore

Principal Scientist, DOE Radiological Assistance Program, Region 5

“DOE Response to the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Accident”

May 2011

(Downers Grove, IL)

Annual Meeting/Social

April 2011

(Chicago, IL)

 

Fourth Annual Midwest Health Physics Technical Symposium

February 2011

(Lombard, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Chase Environmental

 

Sara DeCair

Health Physicist, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

“EPA’s Protective Action Guides and Lessons from Liberty RadEx and the Gulf Oil Spill”

 

January 2011

(Batavia, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Ameriphysics, LLC

 

Fermilab and Neutron Therapy Facility Tour

November 2010

(Lombard, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Landauer, Inc.

 

 

Paul Ward

Health Physicist, FEMA

“Overview of Supplement 4 to NUREG-0654/FEMA REP-1, “Criteria for Preparation and Evaluation of Radiological Emergency Response Plans and Preparedness in Support of Nuclear Power Plants,” and the FEMA Radiological Emergency Preparedness Program (REPP) Manual”

May 2010

(Downers Grove, IL)

Annual Meeting and Picnic/Social

April 2010

(Argonne, IL)

 

Third Annual Midwest Health Physics Technical Symposium

March 2010

(Lombard, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Ameriphysics, LLC

 

Gary Lauten

Deputy RSO, Accelerator Division, Fermilab

“The Process of Repairing a Highly Activated NuMI Horn”

January 2010

(Lombard, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Landauer, Inc.

 

Tom Hansen, CHP

President, Ameriphysics, LLC

“A Breakdown in Communication: Degeneration of Applied MARSSIM Approaches to Decommissioning”

October 2009

(Lombard, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Mirion Technologies – Dosimetry Services

 

Steve Reynolds

Director, Division of Nuclear Materials Safety

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Region III

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Response to Medical Events at Veterans Affairs Medical Facilities”

May 2009

(Argonne, IL)

Annual Meeting and Picnic/Social

 

April 2009

(Argonne, IL)

Second Annual Midwest Health Physics Technical Symposium

 

February 2009

(Lombard, IL)

Richard T. Whitman

Test Engineer, Defense Threat Reduction Agency

“Advances in Non-Intrusive Detection Systems”

 

September 2008

(Warrenville, IL)

Howard W. Dickson, CHP, CIH, CSP

President-Elect, Health Physics Society

“Will They Ever Learn? The Public Education Game”

 

May 2008

(Lombard, IL)

 

 

Dr. Kenneth L. Mossman

Professor of Health Physics, Arizona State University

Administrative Judge, NRC Atomic Safety and Licensing Board

“The LNT Theory: Is It Time to Consider a Change in Regulatory Policy?”

April 2008

(Argonne, IL)

First Annual Midwest Health Physics Technical Symposium

 

March 2008

(Warrenville, IL)

Thomas S. O’Neill

Vice President, New Plant Development, Exelon Nuclear

“New Nuclear Plant Development at Exelon”

 

September 2007

(Westmont, IL)

Dr. Richard E. Toohey, CHP

President-Elect, Health Physics Society

Director, Dose Reconstruction Programs, Oak Ridge Associated Universities

“Why No One Believes Us: Cognitive Neuroscience and Radiation Risk”

 

May 2007

(Lombard, IL)

Dr. Kevin L. Nelson

President-Elect, Health Physics Society

Radiation Safety Officer, Mayo Clinic Jacksonville

“Medical Response to Radiation Incidents”

 

April 2007

(Argonne, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Protean Instrument Corp.

 

J. Murray Gibson

Director, ANL Advanced Photon Source

Harold J. Moe

Health Physicist, Argonne National Laboratory

Tour of the ANL Advanced Photon Source

 

February 2007

(Lombard, IL)

Allan Haeger

Regulatory Licensing Lead, Exelon Nuclear

“The Braidwood Tritium Problem”

 

Michael Van Der Karr, CHP

Internal Dosimetry Program Manager, Argonne National Laboratory

“The Po-210 Poisoning”

 

October 2006

(Lombard, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Image Technology, Inc.

 

Burton G. Bennett

Former Chair, Radiation Effects Research Foundation

Former Secretary, UNSCEAR

“The Chernobyl Accident 20 Years Afterward: Update of Health and Environmental Impacts”

May 2006

(Lombard, IL)

 

Jointly sponsored by

Canberra and

Global Dosimetry Solutions

 

Annual Meeting

“Town Hall Meeting on the Direction of the Chapter”

January 2006

(Lombard, IL)

 

 

 

Gary McCandless

Manager, LLRW & Site Decommissioning Section

Illinois Emergency Management Agency

“Orphan Source Recovery in Illinois”

September 2005

(Lombard, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Image Technology, Inc.

 

Brian Dodd

President-Elect, Health Physics Society

President, BDConsulting

“IAEA and the Safety and Security of Radioactive Sources”

May 2005

(Lombard, IL)

 

Sponsored by

Image Technology, Inc.

 

 

Ruth E. McBurney, CHP

President-Elect, Health Physics Society

Manager, Radiation Safety Licensing Branch

Texas Department of State Health Services

“Medical Radiation Machines: Safety Considerations for workers, Patients, and the Public”

March 2005

(Lombard, IL)

 

 

Inid Deneau

Director of Marketing, Landauer, Inc.

“OSL: Optically Stimulated Luminescence”

January 2005

(Aurora, IL)

 

 

Rose M. Delo, CNMT, RT(N), NCT

Consultant, Women’s Heart Center, Rush-Copley Heart Institute

“Nuclear Cardiac Imaging”