Fall Conference and Affiliates Fair
Sept. 9-11 in Granbury

By:  Latha Vasudevan, Ph.D, CHP, STC-HPS President

The Fall Conference and Affiliates Fair of the State of Texas Chapter of the Health Physics Society will be held on Sunday through Tuesday, September 9–11, 2018, at the beautiful Lake Granbury Conference Center. We are expecting the National HPS president and President-elect to visit the chapter during the meeting. A technical tour of Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant is planned for Tuesday, September 11. If you are interested in going for the Comanche peak tour on Sep 11th, please send us your names as soon as possible. We need a headcount!p>

Registration is now OPEN. You can find the meeting information including the registration link and link to reserve your hotel rooms here:   http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=f5gcvhqab&oeidk=a07efjzewsm4ba0d934

This meeting facility near Fort Worth and Dallas has an adjacent full-service hotel – Hilton Garden Inn, 635 East Pearl St., Granbury, TX, 76048 (844) 228-4122.

Lake Granbury Conference Center

A block of rooms will be available for the nights of September 9 and 10 at the state reimbursement rate of $93 + 13% tax. To register at the Hilton, please visit this link - http://hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com. Use the Group Code as STCHPS. Make your reservations early to ensure this rate.  It will only be available until August 21 or the block is full.

A welcome reception will be held the evening of September 9, 6 p.m.–8 p.m., at the Hilton Garden Inn Ballroom.

Meeting will be convened at the Granbury Conference Center adjacent to Hilton Garden Inn September 10 (8 a.m.–5 p.m.). If you would like to give a presentation, please contact President-Elect Tracy Tipping at ttipping@att.net for more information.  Our vendors will also be in attendance to help you meet all your radiological service needs.

The Executive Council Meeting is scheduled for the evening of September 10.

A tour of the Comanche Peak Power Plant is tentatively scheduled for September 11.

 We look forward to seeing you all in September!