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NCHPS 2009 Fall Meeting

Agenda with Presentation Slides
Photo Gallery


Thursday, October 22nd

1:00 - 1:15

Welcome and Introduction

Bill Byrum, CHP

NCHPS President-Elect

1:15 - 2:15

Challenges in Dose Reconstruction- Update on the Energy Employees Occupational Illness and Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA)

Edward F Maher, Sc.D., CHP

Dade Moeller & Associates

HPS President-Elect

2:15 - 2:30

Presentation of Awards

Edward F. Maher, Sc.D., CHP

Dade Moeller & Associates

HPS President-Elect

2:30 - 3:00

Updates on Estimating the Risks from Radiation Exposures

Dade Moeller, Ph.D., CHP

President Emeritus, Dade Moeller & Associates

3:00 - 3:30

Break -Exhibitor's Area

3:30 - 4:00

Insights about the Associate in Risk Management (ARM) Certification

Bob Uhorchak, CSP ALCM, ARM

4:00 - 4:30

Resurgence of Nuclear Energy in the US and RP Challenges

Larry Haynes, CHP

Duke Energy

4:30 - 5:00

Funeral Home Decommissioning

Dave Culp

Chase Environmental



5:00 - 6:00

Executive Council Meeting - Board Room

5:00 - 6:30

Social - Exhibitor Area

6:30 - 9:00

Dinner & Speaker

Radiation Health Effects Studies at the Russian Nuclear Weapons Facilities

Michael Ryan, Ph.D., CHP - Editor in Chief, Health Physics Journal

Friday, October 23rd

8:00 - 8:30

Three Methods of Coupling Activation Warning Indicators to High Power Lasers and Other Hazardous Equipment

Ben Edwards, MS, CLSO, RRPT

Duke University Medical Center

8:30 - 9:45

Radiation Litigation: An Expert Witness' Perspective

Sander C Perle

Mirion Technologies,

Dosimetry Services Division

9:45 - 10:15

Break Exhibitors Area

10:15 - 10:30

Increased Security Controls Update

Grant Mills, MA

Radioactive Materials Branch, Radiation Protection Section, NCDENR

10:30 - 10:45

National Source Tracking and Low Level Waste Update

Cliff Harris, Ph. D.

Radioactive Materials Branch, Radiation Protection Section, NCDENR

10:45 - 11:15

Radiological Environmental Monitoring - Where We Are, Where We're Going

Dale Holden, MBA

Duke Energy

11:15 - 11:45

Anatomy of a Dose Reconstruction and Events Following a Cyclotron Accident

Christopher B. Martel, CHP

Brigham and Women's Hospital & Jay Tarzia, CHP Radiation Safety and Control Services

11:45 - 12:00

Feasibility of a Small Scale Transmutation Device

Roger Sit, Ph.D., CHP - University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill


Wrap-up and Adjourn

Bill Byrum

Photo Gallery

Ben Edwards, Dade Moeller, Dan Sprau

Ben Edwards, Ed Maher

Ben,Marion,Wendy and Chris

Bob Uhorchak

Chris Martel

Clemson Students

Cliff Harris

Dade Moeller

Dade Moeller, Mike Ryan

Dale Holden

Dave Culp


Dinner Event

Dinner Event-

Ed Maher

Ed Maher, Dade Moeller

Ed Maher, Dan Sprau

Edward Maher

Evening Speaker

FMU Group

FMU Students

Grant Mills

Jay Tarzia

John Till

Larry Haynes

Mike Ryan

Roger Sit

Sandy Perle