NAS committee report co-authored by Helen Grogan published

Helen Grogan, Ph.D. co-authored a recently published report prepared by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Committee on Research Directions in Human Biological Effects of Low-Level Ionizing Radiation that was chaired by Hedvik Hricak, M.D., Ph.D. The report, “Research on Health Effects of Low-Level Ionizing Radiation Exposure: Opportunities for the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute”, examines recent scientific knowledge about the human effects of exposure to low-dose radiation from medical, occupational, and environmental ionizing-radiation sources, focusing on the work of and opportunities for the Institute.

The report is available from The National Academies Press at http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=18732.