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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of June 29 – AAPM|COMP Virtual Fitness Challenge/Cardiac Changes in WNBA Players/AGM Social Events/#WCWinSTEM
June 29, 2020
Compete with your fellow AAPM|COMP Virtual Meeting attendees in the free virtual fitness challenge! Echocardiograms have revealed cardiac change......

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of June 22 – BlackAFinSTEM/Gender and Work From Home During Covid19 Survey/IUPAP and IDMP Awards/InterACTIONS Survey
June 22, 2020
Meet 30 new science heroes who are @BlackAFinSTEM on this podcast episode of Ologies. The Women in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering ta......

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of June 15 – IOMP Webinars/AI and Medical Imaging/Top 10 reasons for MRI Scientists to join COMP/Einstein on Race and Racism
June 15, 2020
IOMP is offering a series of free webinars today (June 15) and July 20. How AI is changing medical imaging. Do you know an MRI Scientist holdin......

COMP Statement Regarding Racism, Social Justice and Discrimination
June 09, 2020
COMP unequivocally condemns racism and discrimination, both within global society as a whole, but also within our own medical physics community. We......

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of June 8 – MedPhys Slam Update/COMP AGM/Computed Tomography Rhyming/Virtual ASM Conference T-Shirt
June 08, 2020
The COMP AGM 2020 will be taking place virtually on July 16, 2020. Computed Tomography rhyming anyone? Due to the virtual meeting forma......

Call for IUPAP and IDMP Award Nominations
June 02, 2020
IUPAP - This award was established and funded by the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) and awarded by the International Organ......

#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......