News items tagged as 'idmp'

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of September 21 - Sylvia Fedoruk – A Radiant Life/#IDMP2020/Winter School Theme/Input for REDA
September 21, 2020
A Radiant Life, the newly released biography highlights the many outstanding contributions to medical physics made by Sylvia Fedoruk! #IDMP is c...

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of August 31 – Siemens Acquires Varian/IDMP Award/Dr. Namandjé Bumpus, First Black Woman to Chair Department at John Hopkins/Study on Single Dose Targeted Radiotherapy During Lumpectomy
August 31, 2020
Siemens has acquired Varian, check out an analysis and the meaning of the acquisition. Do you know someone worthy of the IDMP award? The deadlin...

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...

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...

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of June 1 – Tribute to John Campbell Forrester MacDonald/Colour the Pioneering Women of Science/IDMP Theme 2020/The #linacbakeoff
June 01, 2020
Read the beautiful tribute to John Campbell Forrester MacDonald in the April issue of InterACTIONS. You can now colour posters of pioneering...

#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 Nov 04- Happy Birthday Marie Curie Win Curie Cash/Abstract Submissions and Registration Open for Winter School/3 Steps to Safeguard Against Infections/Women in STEM
November 04, 2019
Happy birthday Marie Curie! Last chance to submit your #IDMP2019 Medical Physicist connections and win Curie Cash!* Curie Cash can be used toward...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of October 21/Throwback IDMP Post/Winter School Feb 2-6/Aaron Fenster on becoming a scientist/IDMP2019 Contest
October 21, 2019
Throwback post from the #IDMP2018 contest:       View this post on Instagram Good morning and happy #IDMP2018! Here’s a beautiful ...

Call for nominations: The IOMP IDMP Award
September 06, 2019
This award recognizes excellence in Medical Physics with a particular view of promoting medical physics to a larger audience and highlighting the c...

#IDMP2018 Stories: Medical Physics role with patients
November 07, 2018
This year #IDMP2018 is all about celebrating the connection that Medical Physicists have with patients. A big thank you to our anonymous story cont...

The Inaugural IOMP IDMP Award
October 01, 2018
This award recognizes excellence in Medical Physics with a particular view of promoting medical physics to a larger audience and highlighting the c...

6th Annual International Day of Medical Physics: Medical Physics for Patient Benefit
August 01, 2018
Click here to access the IDMP 2018 poster! Wednesday, November 7, 2018 is Marie Curie’s birthday and the 6th Annual International Day of Medical P...

Celebrating Medical Physics across the globe, in honour of Marie Curie's 150th!
November 07, 2017
Time to celebrate the medical physics community and the important work that you do! Over the last 10 weeks, COMP profiled 10 Fierce Medical Physic...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Oct 30- Fierce MedPhys Profile #10 for IDMP/Ms. Earth staying true to her MedPhys roots/ON Entertainment Ultrasound Regulation/Medical history: 3 treatments that used to be a good idea
October 30, 2017
IDMP 2017 - Fierce Medphys Profile #10 is up! The survey contest details will be out on November 7…stay tuned! Ms. Earth will be returning t...

IDMP Fierce MedPhys Profiles Week 10 - Representing BC, meet Alanah Bergman
October 30, 2017
Alanah Bergman, Radiation Oncology Physicist, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC What is your most gratifying experience as a medical physicist? Know...

IDMP Fierce MedPhys Profiles Week 9 - Representing MB, meet Anita Berndt
October 23, 2017
Anita Berndt, Radiation Oncology Physicist, CancerCare Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB What is your most gratifying experience as a medical physicist? Work...

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...

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 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...

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 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 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 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 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 11-Fierce MedPhys Profile #3 for IDMP/Painting treatment masks/Radioactive waste management in Canada and the US
September 11, 2017
IDMP 2017 - Fierce Medphys Profile #3 is up! Have you checked out the other Profiles yet? Remember, there is Curie Cash at stake! A practice...

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 ...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Sept 4-IDMP Fierce MedPhys Profile 2/Ebroadcast is out/Medphys Course Re-fresher/Safety Margins in Prostate Cancer: Research Update
September 04, 2017
IDMP 2017 - Fierce Medphys Profile #2 is up! Have you checked out Profile #1 yet? Remember, there is Curie Cash at stake! The August Ebroadc...

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...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Aug 27-IDMP 2017/New Jobs/McMaster hits TVO/Medical Imaging & Robotic Surgery/What the public may be reading…
August 28, 2017
IDMP is just around the corner! In honour of Marie Curie's 150th birthday, COMP is profiling some of our fierce female Medical Physicists from ac...

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? ...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Nov 7 - IDMP / MPWB / Nov 18 Abstract Deadline / Post-ASM 2017 Activity
November 07, 2016
What a great IDMP, we wonder if everyone might be in a sugar coma following all the cake...? Thanks to everyone who made this year's IDMP so much f...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Oct 10 - Winter School Registration now open! / Michelle Hilts, COMP President, Guest Blogger / Medical Physics around the world / IDMP is still coming... / Members in the Community
October 10, 2016
Registration now open for Winter School and the Mammography Workshop - February 1-5, Montebello, QC! Michelle Hilts, COMP President, took over the...

International Day of Medical Physics (#MedPhysDay)
October 03, 2016
#MedPhysDay #IntDayofMedPhys International Day of Medical Physics is coming up on Monday, November 7, 2016. Share your Team's contribution for a c...

International Day of Medical Physics - #IamaMedicalPhysicist!
October 27, 2015
#IamaMedicalPhysicist! On November 7, 2015 (Marie Curie’s birthday) we will celebrate the 3rd Annual International Day of Medical Physics (IDMP). ...