Council members, Armin Ansari, William Kennedy, & Adela Salame-Alfie received an Outstanding Achievement Award from the Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors for their participation on the Task Force to Develop Workshop & Guidance on Radiation Protection Issues Related to TENORM
Council member, X. George Xu, has been chosen to receive the 2020 Arthur Holly Compton Award in Education from the American Nuclear Society. This honor was established in memory of Arthur Holly Compton, a physicist and Nobel Prize winner in physics, to recognize “outstanding contributions to education in nuclear science and engineering.”
PAC 7 Scientific Vice President Randall N. Hyer has co-authored a risk communication guide for state health officials – COVID-19: Simple Answers to Top Questions [updated weekly]
[L to R]: Michael Bellamy, Caleigh Samuels, Mike Mumma, Rich Leggett, John Boice, Martin Self, Dave Girardi, Steve Blattnig, Helen Grogan, Sergei Tolmachev, Ashley Golden, Keith Eckerman, Cait Milder, Maia Avtandilashvili, Sara Howard, Joey Zhou, Betsy Ellis
The 8th Million Person Study Workshop in Oak Ridge in conjunction with NCRP Scientific Committee 6-12 on Development of Models for Brain Dosimetry for Internally Deposited Radionuclides
Council members Ed Azzam and John Boice participate at 2020 NASA Human Research Program Investigators’ Workshop - Small Steps Lead to Giant Leaps, Galveston January 27-30, 2020
Council member, X. George Xu, will receive this year's Edith H. Quimby Award for Life Achievement in Medical Physics by the American Association of Physicists in Medicine!
Lawrence Dauer, NCRP Council member and scientific coordinator of the Million Person Study (MPS), spoke at the DC-area Health Physics Society dinner on January 14, 2020. Dr. Dauer shared the most up-to-date information on the status and findings of the MPS.
Council member, Dr. Stephen Balter, presented a copy of NCRP Report No. 184 to Dr. Linda Chambers in honor of her late husband, Dr. Charles Chambers, a member of the committee that wrote the report. Dr. Chambers passed away in June 2019 before the report was published.
[left to right] Brothers Tom & Steve, Dr. Mahesh, Dr. Seibert, sister Beth, and in the front, Jim, Dr. Seibert's 96-year-old father
NCRP Council Member Dr. J. Anthony Seibert has received the 2019 RSNA Gold Medal! The Gold Medal is RSNA's highest honor & is awarded annually to persons who, in the judgment of the RSNA's Board of Directors, have rendered unusual service to the science of radiology. Congratulations Dr. Seibert!
Dr. Mahadevappa Mahesh, Co-Chair of SC 4-9, presents the conclusions of NCRP Report No. 184, Medical Radiation Exposure of Patients in the United States, at the RSNA meeting in Chicago [photo courtesy of Gary Guebert].
NCRP co-sponsored a Symposium on the Million Person Study at the 65th Annual Meeting of the Radiation Research Society in San Diego, November 3, 2019
[left to right] John Till, Larry Dauer, Sergei Tolmachev, Ashley Golden, Kathy Held, Dale Preston, John Boice, & Steve Simon
[left to right] Sergei Tolmachev, Betsy Ellis, Joey Zhou, Larry Dauer, Rich Leggett, David Girardi, Michael Bellamy, Sara Howard, Ashley Golden, Mike Mumma, Caitlin Milder, Maia Avtandilashvili, Caleigh Samuels, Keith Eckerman, John Boice
NCRP directs the 7th Million Person Workshop in Oak Ridge, and also holds a meeting of Scientific Committee 6-12 on Development of Models for Brain Dosimetry for Internally Deposited Radionuclides
Eleanor Blakey, NCRP Distinguished Emeritus Member, received the ICRU Gray Medal from ICRU Commission Member, Søren Bentzen, at the ICRR meeting in Manchester, England