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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of March 30 – Send Us Your Photos!/AI in Medical Imaging Resource/Imaging Features of COVID-19/Hormesis Podcast
March 30, 2020
Send us your photos! If you’ve got website-worthy photos from your clinic, COMP conferences, or anything you’d love to have featured on the COMP ......

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of March 23 – A Legacy of Excellence in Medical Physics/Winter School Proposals/Last week for Sylvia Fedoruk Nominations/Good News Happening!
March 23, 2020
A legacy of excellence in medical physics: 5 members of the Department of Medical Biophysics at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry have received the G......

Update from COMP: Impact of COVID-19
March 17, 2020
The Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists is concerned by the global outbreak of COVID-19. We understand this is a challenging time for our m......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of March 16 – Single Low-Dose CT and DNA/Newest Version of the Quality Assurance Guidelines for Canadian Radiation Treatment Programs/Winter School 2021 Proposals/Sylvia Fedoruk Prize
March 16, 2020
No statistically significant DNA damage seen with single low-dose CT - Read the article here. CPQR has released the fourth and newest version of......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of March 9 – Happy International Women’s Day/COMP Award Nominations/Send Us Your Photos/Registration for #AAPMCOMP2020
March 09, 2020
Happy International Women’s Day 2020! Read about “Nobel” women and their incredible accomplishments in the field of STEM! From Marie Curie and......

Call for Proposals - Winter School 2021
March 05, 2020
The annual COMP Winter School was initiated in 2009 and has provided a rich and unique opportunity to foster interprofessional collaborative relati......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of March 2 – Hormesis Podcast Episode 4/CCPM Board Director/Cardiac Ultrasounds Software Authorized by FDA/IC3dose Abstract Submission Deadline Extended/Joint AAPM/COMP Meeting Abstracts due!
March 02, 2020
Check out Hormesis Podcast episode #4 – Radiomics: How to (maybe) classify your future The Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine will be lo......

#IMDP2019 Connections: Celebrating medical physics across the globe!
November 07, 2019
This year #IDMP2019 is all about celebrating the interconnected international Medical Physics Community!   ...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Oct 7-Winter School Feb 2-6/One month away from IDMP/Creativity in Science
October 07, 2019
Save the date for WinterSchool, February 2-6 in Mont Tremblant! More details coming.   We are one month away from #IDMP2019: Marie Curie is......

COMP Endorses AAPM Position Statement on the Use of Patient Gonadal and Fetal Shielding
July 29, 2019
COMP officially endorsed this AAPM Position Statement at its Board meeting on June 25, 2019. COMP acknowledges that adopting these changes in Canad......