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Virginia Chapter of the Health Physics Society



  • 28 & 29 April 2017: VAHPS Annual Meeting, Richmond

  • 4 November 2016: Fall 2016 Meeting, Jefferson Lab, Newport News, VA.

  • 30 April 2016: 40th Anniversary Celebration - see Meetings page

  • 13 November 2015: Fall Meeting 2015 - Click here for details.

  • 20 January 2015: VA Chapter endorses house bill to update the Code of Virginia involving radon testing.


  • 24 April 2015: Annual meeting of VA Chapter to be held in Richmond on 4-24-15. Featuring guest speaker Nancy Kirner - the President elect of HPS, as well as technical session, CHP exam study, and radiation detection equipment display and demonstrations. See flyer for details (click here.)


  • January 2015: 2015 Meeting Announcement (PDF)


  • July 2014: Letter to Past, Present, and Prospective Members of the Virginia Chapter of the HPS - CAN THE VIRGINIA CHAPTER BE REVIVED? (PDF)


  • Sept. 17, 2009: Letter of President Charles Coleman, CHP (RTF Document)

  • Letter to the HPS President regarding polonium in cigarettes (RTF Document)