News items tagged as 'medphys'

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...

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 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...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of July 31 - COMP Members honoured at AAPM / Career advice from Women in Science / PET Scans and Alzheimer treatment / The Brexit effect on Cancer treatment
July 31, 2017
Career Advice From 6 Incredibly Successful Women In Science - including one Medical Physicist! Click here for the Refinery29 article.  PET S...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of July 24 - Lifeline acquires McGill Monte Carlo technology / Survey results of prostate cancer patients post-treatment / The Western Group Shot / Radiologist Jailed in France
July 24, 2017
LifeLine Software, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Radify Monte Carlo QA Technology from McGill University - click here to read more. Results ...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of June 12 - Safety evolution in x-ray / on your marks…30-day ASM 5k run prep / Flying and radiation exposure
June 12, 2017
The Application of X-Rays in Radiology: From Difficult and Dangerous to Simple and Safe. A paper discussing the early x-ray tubes and a reminder ...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of June 5 - Career musings / Reddit question / #RadOnc equipment tester taking on cybersecurity / J. Battista receives the CAP-COMP Medal
June 05, 2017
New addition to the career advice page - Michelle Hilts (COMP President) "Medical Physics and Career Musings". Excellent question in the Red...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of May 29 - Patient treatment perspective / Latest IOMP / Special eMPW edition / ASM Room block deadline approaching!
May 29, 2017
How a smile can make a big difference through the treatment process. Click here to read Sue's radiation experience, an excellent reminder of the ...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of May 15 - ASM Early-Bird extended to May 19th! / Dioptre inventor has medical physics roots / Abstract notifications delivered
May 15, 2017
Have you heard? There is still time to register….the ASM Early-Bird deadline is extended to this Friday, May 19, register now to save up to $150!...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of May 8 - Register for the ASM before Friday to save! / APBI Reminders / ESTRO36 Coverage / The future of patient access to their health paths
May 08, 2017
The ASM Early-Bird deadline is extended to Friday, May 19, register now to save up to $150! Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation Symposium...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of May 1 - Submit an article for InterACTIONS /Curietherapies Workshop reminder / #LegoLinac
May 01, 2017
Have you considered submitting an article to InterACTIONS? The deadline to submit an article for the July issue is June 1, contact editor Chris T...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Feb 27 - CANSSI Workshop Reg Open! / New COMP Student LinkedIn Group / QEII In the News / Nuclear medicine meets celebrity status!
February 27, 2017
Registration is now open for the CANSSI-COMP Conference Medical Physics and Statistics: Exploring Interfaces and Building Collaborations in Toron...

CANSSI Workshop on Medical Physics and Statistical Science
February 17, 2017
COMP, in collaboration with the Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute (CANSSI) are co-hosting a workshop aimed at bringing together medical physi...

A New Workshop Bridging Medical Physics and Statistics
February 07, 2017
COMP, in collaboration with the Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute (CANSSI) are co-hosting a workshop aimed at bringing together medical physi...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Jan 23 - CBC Podcast: We need more Physicists / AAPM COMP Member Discount / MedPhys Residency coming to NOSM! / Hot off the press: JNM / CNSC funding Feb 15 deadline!
January 23, 2017
CBC Spark Podcast: In a world of probability and uncertainty, we need more physicists Listen here! Did you know that full COMP members are eli...

Still time to register for Winter School! February 2-5, 2017
January 10, 2017
Don't miss this leading professional development opportunity, register today! Keynote Presentation: Quality Issues, Effectiveness and Politics in ...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Dec 26 - We are on holidays!
December 26, 2016
The COMP office is on holidays this week! We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your support through the 2016 year and to wish yo...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Dec 12 - Register now for Winter School! / Fun article on the Role of Masking Tape / Website feedback wanted!
December 12, 2016
The Winter School and Mammography Workshop early bird deadlines are next Wednesday, December 21. Register now to secure your seat at these unique...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Nov 14 - Abstract Deadline Nov 18 / New Linac for NRC / Winter School Welcome to Varian! / AAPM Endorsement
November 14, 2016
This Friday, November 18 is the deadline for Imaging Winter School Abstracts, click here for the instructions. COMP attended the official openin...