Joint Dinner Meeting, Oct. 18, 2012, 6-9 PM
Baltimore-Washington Chapter of the Health Physics Society (BWC-HPS)
Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the AAPM (MAC-AAPM)
“Secondary Cancers and Cardiovascular Diseases following Radiation Therapy”
Dr. John Boice, President of NCRP
Location: Far East Restaurant, 5055 Nicholson Ln, Rockville, MD 20852
RSVP Deadline: October 12, 4 PM, 2012. For AAPM members, please RSVP to David J. Schlesinger (DJS9C@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu), MAC-AAPM Secretary/Treasurer
About the Speaker: John Boice is professor of Medicine at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and President of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP), a Congressionally-chartered not for profit organization that supports the scientific and public aspects of radiation protection through independent analyses by leading scientists throughout the United States. He is an international authority on radiation effects and currently serves on the Main Commission of the International Commission on Radiological Protection, the US delegation to the United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation, and the US Congressionally mandated Veterans’ Advisory Board on Dose Reconstruction.