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Contact: NCHPS President Giao Nguyen



NCHPS 2008 Fall Meeting

November 6-7, 2008 at Holiday Inn Charlotte-Center City

Presentations & Photo Gallery


RACER: An Integrated Approach to Risk Analysis, Communication, and Decision Making

John Till, PhD
President, Radiological Assessments Corp.

I-131 Patient Release Criteria based on Measured Data

Chris Martel, MS, CHP
Boston University Medical Center

Neutron Characterization after PWR Primary System Upgrades and for Dry Fuel Storage

Jay Tarzia, MS, CHP
Radiation Safety and Control Services


Homeland Security for Health Physicists - Some Current Efforts

William Rhodes III, MS, CHP
Sandia National Laboratories




Friday, November 7th




Update on Tritium Issues at Nuclear Power Sites

Dale Holden
Duke Energy


Managing Industrial Radiography Operations

Larry Haynes, CHP
Duke Energy

Low Level Radioactive Waste Disposal, The Perspective of the NC Radiation Protection Commission

Alan Mabry, MS, CHP
General Electric Company Nuclear Fuels

Disaster Preparedness and Recovery for R&D Facilities - Lessons Learned

Matt Norton CIH, CSP
Philotechnics Ltd.

Recent Experiences with I-125 Seeds

Beth Franklin, MS, DABR
Carolinas Medical Center

NC X-Ray Rules Update

Jon Granger
NC Radiation Protection Section

Recent and Upcoming Changes in the ANSI Z136 Series of Standards for Safe Use of Lasers

Ben Edwards, MS, CLSO, NRRPT
Duke University Medical Center

Computed Tomography Image Quality and Dose Optimization

For additional resources visit http://www.sprawls.org/NCHPS08/

Perry Sprawls, Ph.D., PE
(FACR, FAAPM, DABR, DABMP, CCE)
Emory University School of Medicine

Nuclear Power Renaissance & Lee Nuclear Station Overview

John Thrasher, PE
Duke Energy



Gallery of Meeting Photographs


Alan Mabrey



Amy Orders, Laura Pring, Brian Whitson



Ben Edwards



Ben Edwards and Ritchie Buschow



Beth Franklin



Bill Rhodes



Bill Rhodes, Dr. John Till, Jay Tarzia, Laura Pring (President-elect), Howard Dickson (HPS President-elect), Chris Martel



Brian Whitson



Chris Martel



Dale Holden



Dr. John Till



Dr. Perry Sprawls



Dr. Perry Sprawls



Howard Dickson



Jay Tarzia



John Thrasher



Larry Haynes



Matt Norton



Ritchie Buschow and Dan Sprau