The North Texas Chapter of the Health Physics Society is a nonprofit scientific professional organization whose mission is excellence in the science and practice of radiation safety. The National Health Physics Society has approximately 6,000 scientists, physicians, engineers, lawyers, and other professionals representing academia, industry, government, national laboratories, the Department of Defense, and other organizations. The North Texas Chapter is  a local organization involved in encouraging radiation sciences, disseminating radiation safety information and education .

 

The members of the Society are involved in understanding, evaluating, and controlling the potential risks from radiation relative to the benefits. Official position statements are adopted from the National Health Physics Society.