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Call for Abstracts: Cervix and breast cancer brachytherapy
February 20, 2018
Curietherapies invites you to sumit an abstract for a poster presentation at our 2018 workshop. All abstracts relevant to brachytherapy can be subm......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Feb 19-Simac Study Webinar Feb26/Winter School Update/Spring Learning Schedule/What Your Patients Might Read
February 19, 2018
Don't miss the Simac Study Information Webinar on February 26 at 1PM ET, more information here. The Canadian Winter School in Lake Louise, A......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Feb 12-Last week for ASM Abstracts!/Valentines - physics-style/Brachytherapy cost/Patient resource: videos to ease PET/MRI Nerves
February 12, 2018
This is the last week for 2018 Joint ASM abstract submissions. Click here for details and don't delay! A complicated physicist love story fo......

Need your 2017 membership receipt for taxes?
February 06, 2018
COMP members can access all receipts from 2015 to now by logging into the COMP website with your email and password (contact Gisele for password he......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Feb 5-World Cancer Day Feb 4/JSM Abstracts due in 10 days!/Is blueberry a radiosensitiser?/ASM 2017 throwback:Jerry and the Pacemaker performance
February 05, 2018
World Cancer Day Celebrations from yesterday, check out the action here! Just a little over one week left for 2018 Joint ASM abstracts, don’......

2018 CRPA CONFERENCE - OPEN FOR REGISTRATION !
January 30, 2018
The CRPA 2018 Conference in Quebec City is less than 4 months away! Dear Radiation Safety Professionals and CRPA colleagues; The CRPA Annual Confe......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Jan 29-InterACTIONS article deadline is Mar 1/World Cancer Day is coming/RSNA's 2017 Research Round-Up/#MedPhys on a Soapbox
January 29, 2018
March 1st is the deadline for InterACTIONS Article Submissions, you have just over one month to submit your pieces to Chris Thomas! World Ca......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Jan 22-ASM Call for Abstracts open til Feb 15!/NEW CT Scanner for MB to focus on Wildlife/CSBI Conference/Radiation is your Friend Buttons
January 22, 2018
Call for abstracts for the 2018 Joint ASM is quickly approaching! Check out the details here and get your submission in before February 15th! ......

Introducing the Canadian Society of Breast Imaging
January 16, 2018
An invitation from Dr. Jean Seely, founding President of the Canadian Society of Breast Imaging Recognizing that there was a need for a place to d......

In Memoriam: Chris Thompson
January 04, 2018
It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Christopher Thompson, COMP Member and 2014 Gold Medal Winner on December 26, 2017. His famil......

2018 Membership Renewal Now Open!
December 19, 2017
Dear COMP Members, Thank you for your support of the Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists over the past year. The 2018 membership dues rene......

Dr. Jerry Battista: Recipient of the COMP 2017 Gold Medal Award
May 25, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 11, 2017 The Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists (COMP) is pleased to announce that the recipient of the 2017 ......

Cancer Care Standards Published by Accreditation Canada
April 07, 2017
Initially published February 22nd 2016 I am pleased to announce the new release of cancer care standards published by Accreditation Canada in Jan......