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To support radiation protection by providing independent scientific analysis, information, and recommendations that represent the consensus of leading scientists.


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               William F. Morgan
                December 23, 1952 - November 13, 2015

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NCRP Commentary No. 24, Health Effects of Low Doses of Radiation: Perspectives on Integrating Radiation Biology and Epidemiology

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Recent Publications

Annual Report, 2014 Year in Review >

NCRP Report No. 175, Decision Making for Late-Phase Recovery from Major Nuclear or Radiological Incidents >

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Synopsis of NCRP Statement No. 12, Where Are the Radiation Professionals (WARP)? >


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Council Members in the News


John Boice & Dr. Dean Smith, Dean of the School of Public Health


President John Boice spends two days at the LSU Health Sciences Center, School of Public Health, as the John A. Rock, MD Scholar  [see lecture] >

Distinguished Emeritus Member, Dr. Robert L. Brent, was presented
the 2015 Gustav O. Lienhard Award from the National Academy of
Medicine on October 19  >

RL Brent

Council members--John Boice, Wes Bolch, Mike Boyd, Don Cool, Kathy Higley, Bill Irwin, Don Miller, Bill Morgan, and Dan Stram--participate at the ICRP 2015 committee meetings and the 3rd International Symposium in Seoul



The Boice Report

Dr. Boice has become a regular contributor to Health Physics News. The Boice Report is intended to provide brief reports on recent activities in radiation protection, measurements, science, and health.

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JD Boice,
LT Dauer,
S Davis



FA Mettler,
RJ Preston,
RE Shore



JE Till,
RJ Vetter,
R Wakeford



     November 2015 issue, Human Health Studies
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