The Australasian Radiation Protection Society Inc (ARPS) is a professional society of members engaged in one or more aspects of radiation protection.
The February issue of the Science & Technology Australia newsletter is now available from:
The 13th biennial conference of the South Pacific Environmental Radioactivity Association (SPERA) provides a platform for discussion and debate among scientists on the occurrence, behaviour, impact and measurement of radioactive species present in the environment through natural processes, or resulting from human activities. This international conference facilitates knowledge sharing on environmental radioactivity and related topics of local and global significance. Researchers, students and enthusiasts are encouraged to attend the conference and submit an abstract for oral or poster presentation. The conference will be held in Darwin 1-4 September 2014. For more information visit: http://www.spera.org.au/spera_conference_items.php
The draft Code of Practice, invitation to comment, preliminary assessment of costs and benefits and details of how to provide comment can be found at: http://www.arpansa.gov.au/Publications/drafts/dr_transport.cfm.
Set over five (5) days and based on the internationally approved OHTA W201 Foundation Level Basic Principles in Occupational Hygiene (www.ohlearning.com), this course is taught using multimedia by professional, trained, practicing occupational hygienists and covers a range of occupational hygiene topics.
Course to be held in Brisbane, Queensland.
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Associate Professor John C Heggie has been awarded Honorary Member (AM) in the General Division for service to medical physics in Australia and globally, particularly in the areas of mammography, radiation safety, and also to education.
The Moroccan Association of Radiation Protection (AMR), under the auspices of the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA), and in collaboration with IAEA, WHO, IOMP, ILO, INSEN, UNSCEAR, FAMPO and other international, African and national organizations and associations, is organizing the Fourth Regional Congress of IRPA for Africa Region (AFRIRPA04) to be held September,13-17, 2014 in Rabat, Morocco.
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