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Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences

This guide is intended to support health physics and diagnostic sciences students - grad students, undergraduates, and those completing certificate programs.

Xan Goodman, Nursing, Integrated Health Sciences & Public Health Librarian

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Xan Goodman, Nursing, Integrated Sci & Public Health Librarian
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About this Guide

This guide is intended to help you with your library research. You will find databases, ebooks, and reference books to help you with your assignments and other scholarly efforts. 

Image attribution: "These posters were produced at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in 1947." [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

What is Health Physics?

HPS Specialists in Radiation Protection describe the role of a health physicist:

"Health physicist's manage the beneficial use of radiation for therapeutic purposes, scientific research, and to generate electrical power." 

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