2020 Health Care Professionals Guide [Update] 2020 VOL 2 [Update]: September | Page 2


The Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors , Inc . ( CRCPD ) is a nonprofit , non-governmental professional organization that promotes consistency in addressing and resolving radiation protection issues , encourages high standards of quality in radiation protection programs , and provides leadership in radiation safety and education . CRCPD would like to acknowledge and thank the following people who contributed significantly to development of this document :
R . William Field , Ph . D ., Professor of Public Health at the University of Iowa , who authored the draft guidance and met on numerous occasions with stakeholders from the medical , academic , health physics , and other user communities .
All the numerous peer reviewers and stakeholders who provided input on the guide . Their comments and edits assured that the guide met the needs of health care professionals in their understanding of the risks from radon and communication of information on radon and radon reduction to their patients and other members of the public .