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Pieces of Interest from COMP Week of Dec 9 - FAQs from AAPM/S3 Competition Video/CT Children’s Book/Five Things You May Not Know About Helium
December 09, 2019
AAPM has recently released FAQs related to the discontinuation of routine use of gonadal and fetal shielding, read them here. If you missed the ......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of December 2- IDMP 2019 Award Winner/Winter School Registration/Virtual Reality Drama and Alzheimers/Scientific Publication Trends
December 02, 2019
A big congratulations to Jake van Dyk, winner of the 2019 IDMP Award! This award recognizes excellence in Medical Physics with a particular view ......

Pieces of Interest from COMP Week of Nov 25 – Thank You For Your #IDMP2019 Contributions/Camp AAPM/Last Week for CNSC Innovation Fund/COMP Represented at CUPC Fair
November 25, 2019
Thank you for your #IDMP2019 contributions! Congratulations to the Curie Cash winner, Janos Juhasz for sharing his connection with Dr. Renata Mad......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Nov 18-Funding Opportunity for COMP members/Transitions to Medical Physics/Hormesis Podcast on Women Who Curie/Call for Award and Board Nominations/Still time to win Curie Cash
November 18, 2019
Funding opportunity for COMP members! The CNSC is now accepting submissions for the CNSC Innovation Fund! Apply by November 30th, details here.......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Nov 11-IDMP2019 Contest Submission Date Extended/Flash Research/Student Membership with COMP/Noteworthy Articles Call out
November 11, 2019
There’s still time to win $250 Curie Cash! The #IDMP2019 Medical Physics connection submission date has been extended until Wednesday, November 2......

#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......