The Health Physics Society is a professional organization dedicated to the development, dissemination, and application of both the scientific knowledge of, and the practical means for, radiation protection.
The objective of the Society is the protection of people and the environment from unnecessary exposure to radiation.
The Society is thus concerned with understanding, evaluating, and controlling the risks from radiation exposure relative to the benefits derived.
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Public Education Committee - Radiation Fact Sheets
Position Papers - Position Papers of the Health Physics Society
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HPS Affiliate members - Links to Affiliate Sites
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Health Physics Society Journal - Williams Wilkins Link
American Academy of Health Physics
General Information on Radiation Safety
Conference on Bioassay, Analtical, and Environmental Radiochemistry
HPS PEP Reference Library Website
National Registry of Radiation ProtectionTechnologists
Argonne Nat'l Lab Environmental Assessment Division
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