Congratulations to NCRP Council Members Jessica Wieder and Brooke Buddemeier on becoming TED educators on how to survive nuclear fallout. Take five minutes to learn the science of how "get inside, stay inside, stay tuned" can save your life. Please share.
NCRP Scientific Committee 4-9 met at NCRP to finalize the draft on “Medical Exposure of Patients in the United States” for Council Review.
Seated: Richard Vetter, Henry Royal, Wesley Bolch, Gary Guebert
Standing: Mahadevappa Mahesh (Co-Chair), Donald Miller, Jennifer Elee, Fred Mettler (Chair), Kathryn Held (NCRP Executive Director), Donald Frush, Mythreyi Bhargavan Chatfield, John Boice (NCRP President)
President John Boice with Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) President & CEO Andy Page [left] at the 231st Meeting of the ORAU Board of Directors in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, November 14, 2018
President John Boice presents at the FDA Division of Radiological Health-Journal Club seminar on ‘Your Once and Future NCRP.’ Introduced by PAC 4 Chair Dr. Donald Miller [left]
NCRP directs the 4th Million Person Study Workshop in Oak Ridge (31 Oct - 2 Nov) .
Keith Eckerman (ORNL, ret.), Ashley Golden (ORISE), John Boice (NCRP/Vanderbilt), David Girardi (ORISE), Mike Mumma (IEI/Vanderbilt), Betsy Ellis (ORISE), Joey Zhou (DOE) , Maia Avtandilashvili (USTUR), Michael Bellamy (ORNL), Rich Leggett (ORNL)
On the Phone: Jeri Anderson (NIOSH), Luiz Bertelli (LANL), John Klumpp (LANL), Ray Guilmette (Lovelace, ret.), Chris Passmore (Landauer), Sergei Tolmachev (USTUR)
Congratulations to Gayle Woloschak (NCRP Council and Board member), John Kalapurakal, Bharat Mittal, and David Gius for being named Fellows of the American Society for Radiation Oncology
NCRP at ICRP/ICRU meetings. Attending the ICRP Meeting of Senior Representatives of Organizations in Formal Relations with ICRP in Stockholm, Sweden, October 16, 2018 are (l to r): NCRP Council Member Donald Cool, Council Member Willie Harris, President-elect Kathy Held, Council Member Kimberly Applegate, and SC 5-2 Member David Allard. This meeting is being held in conjunction with the ICRU/ICRP 90th Anniversary Colloquium in Stockholm.
NCRP President-elect Kathy Held (right) moderates the 2018 Painter Debate at the Radiation Research Society Annual Meeting on the topic of Linear Nonthreshold. This year's debaters are Mary Helen Barcellos-Hoff (UCSF) and, NCRP Council member, Francis Cucinotta.
Fun Fact: The Painter Debate is named in honor of Bob Painter who served on the NCRP Scientific Committee that produced Report No. 136 on LNT.
John Boice congratulates Council member, Francis A. Cucinotta, on receiving the 2018 Failla Award — the highest honor bestowed by the Radiation Research Society — at the Annual Meeting in Chicago, September 2018.
President Boice speaks at the Radiation Research Society Sept 2018 Annual Meeting in Chicago during the DOE Symposium on International and Domestic Health Studies Among Radiation Exposed. Participants include John Boice (NCRP), Kotara Ozasa (RERF), Sergei Tolmachev (USTUR), Betsy Ellis (ORAU), Isaf Al-Nabulsi (DOE), & Pat Worthington (DOE).