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Pieces of Interest from COMP week of April 23-NRU Final Power Down/COMP Membership Stats/ESTRO Conference - Positioning for Increased Survival Chances/MPWB Renewal Time!
April 23, 2018
This Canadian nuclear reactor has supplied medical isotopes to the world since the 1950s. Over 1 billion have been served by the isotopes provide......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of April 16-World Congress registration closing soon/Too much radiation?/functionality vs reward learning/Women in STEM discussing women in STEM
April 16, 2018
Regular registration available until April 30 - The World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering is happening June 3-8 in Prague.......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of April 9-Breast Imaging Conf Apr 26/New UPEI Physics Program/AAPM Journal/UofW Student Coding for CancerCare
April 09, 2018
Don’t forget about the Inaugural Canadian Society of Breast Imaging Conference on April 26 in Montreal, register here. Way to go UPEI! CBC A......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of April 2-"Spot the Physicist"/FCOMP reminder!/Winter School Recordings Available/AAPM Reports
April 02, 2018
COMP Member Nadia Octave is featured in the Canadian Association of Physicists "Spot the Physicist" campaign, check out the posters here! Ju......

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of March 26-Harold E. Johns deadline is next week!/CRPA Savings Deadline/Last week to apply for InterACTIONS Editor/Hospital Play Specialist
March 26, 2018
Just over a week left to get your Harold E. Johns Travel Award application process complete-: Deadline April 6, 2018! More details on the applica......

In Memoriam: Peter Dunscombe
March 26, 2018
It is with great sadness that we report the loss of Peter Dunscombe. Please click here for more information on Peter's career.  Arrangements have ......

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......

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......

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......

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......