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IDMP Fierce MedPhys Profiles Week 8 - Representing QC, meet Aimee Lauzon
October 16, 2017
Aimee Lauzon, Radiation Oncology Medical Physicist, Centre intégré de santé et des services sociaux de Laval, Laval, Quebec. What is your most gra......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Oct 16- Fierce MedPhys Profile #8 for IDMP/Report: Diversity Needed in Canadian STEM/World Congress coming to Prague
October 16, 2017
IDMP 2017 - Fierce Medphys Profile #8 () is up! Check out the other profiles and contest details here, all in celebration of International Day of......

IDMP Fierce MedPhys Profiles Week 7 - Representing NB, meet Naomi Shin
October 09, 2017
Naomi Shin, Radiation Oncology Physicist, Dr. Léon-Richard Oncology Centre, Moncton, NB What is your most gratifying experience as a medical phys......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Oct 9- Fierce MedPhys Profile #7 for IDMP/Save the Date for Winter School/Tips for CT Protocol implementation/Radiation Effect on Mars Colonists
October 09, 2017
IDMP 2017 - Fierce Medphys Profile #7 is up! Check out the other profiles and contest details here. Save the date for the Canadian Winter Sc......

IDMP Fierce MedPhys Profiles Week 6 - Representing ON, meet Daxa Patel
October 02, 2017
Daxa Patel, Radiation Oncology Medical Physicist, R. S. McLaughlin Durham Regional Cancer Centre, Lakeridge Health, Oshawa, ON What is your most g......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Oct 2- Fierce MedPhys Profile #6 for IDMP/Daniel Rickey on 3D Printing and Imaging/Victoria's PET-CT Scanner Corporate Sponsor/Patient Resource for Understanding Medical Radiation
October 02, 2017
IDMP 2017 - Fierce Medphys Profile #6 is up! Check out the other profiles and contest details here. Interview with Daniel Rickey of CancerCa......

Matt Schmid, CCPM Past-President is Retiring
September 28, 2017
Written by Marco Carlone Matt Schmid, a past-President of the CCPM, is now retiring after a very successful career in Medical Physics. Matt starte......

IDMP Fierce MedPhys Profiles Week 5 - Representing PEI, meet Cindy Tam
September 25, 2017
Cindy Tam, Radiation Oncology Physicist, PEI Cancer Treatment Centre, in Charlottetown, PEI What is your most gratifying experience as a medical p......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Sept 25-Fierce MedPhys Profile #5 for IDMP/Gender Balance in STEM/New Patient Consultation Ideas in NZ/Stress Leading to Serious Dosage Error
September 25, 2017
IDMP 2017 - Fierce Medphys Profile #5 is up! Check out the other profiles and contest details here. Australia is trying to get more women in......

IDMP Fierce MedPhys Profiles Week 4 - Representing NL, meet Joy Huang
September 18, 2017
Joy Huang, Radiation Oncology physicist, Eastern Health, St. John’s, Newfoundland What is your most gratifying experience as a medical physicist? ......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Sept 18-Fierce MedPhys Profile #4 for IDMP/QEH Gets New Equipment/One Patient's View of AI/More on Nuclear Waste Around the Globe
September 18, 2017
IDMP 2017 - Fierce Medphys Profile #4 is up! Check out the other profiles and contest details here. Congrats Queen Elizabeth Hospital (PEI) ......

IDMP Fierce MedPhys Profiles Week 3 - Representing AB, meet Monica Hira
September 11, 2017
Monica Hira, Radiation Oncology Physicist, Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton, AB What is your most gratifying experience as a medical physicist? I ......

IDMP Fierce MedPhys Profiles Week 2 - Representing NS, meet Elena Tonkopi
September 04, 2017
Elena Tonkopi, Diagnostic Imaging (x-ray) Physicist, Nova Scotia Health Authority, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS What is your most gratifying ......

IDMP 2017: Contest Details!
August 31, 2017
November 7, 2017 marks the 150th birthday of Marie Curie. To celebrate, COMP is profiling 10 Fierce Female Medical Physicists from across the count......

IDMP Fierce MedPhys Profiles Week 1 - Representing SK, meet Lisa Glass
August 28, 2017
Lisa Glass, radiation oncology physicist, Allan Blair Cancer Centre in Regina, SK What is your most gratifying experience as a medical physicist? ......

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 ......

Dr. Jerry Battista awarded The 2017 CAP-COMP Peter Kirkby Memorial Medal for Outstanding Service to Canadian Physics
April 21, 2017
The Canadian Association of Physicists (CAP) and the Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists (COMP) are pleased to announce that the 2017 CAP-C......

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......