News items tagged as '2017 ASM'

2017 Award Recipients
July 19, 2017
The COMP Gold Medal is the highest award given by the Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists, introduced in 2006. It is awarded to a member ...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of July 17 - Congrats Award Winners! / ASM Roundup / Celebrating Women in Science
July 17, 2017
Congratulations Award Winners! Check out the 2017 recipients here. Another excellent meeting! Don't miss the ASM coverage from last week, ph...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of July 10, 2017 - AGM Reminder! / What Bill Gates Reads / ASM Details / Spot the Canadians!
July 10, 2017
COMP Members - the AGM reminder was sent last week (happening on Friday!), contact us if you don't have it yet. Book lists are always fun, e...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of June 26 - Download the ASM Mobile App! / TED Celebrating Women in Science through Art and Story / Winter School Faculty Member Appointed to CNSC / Stress growing amongst some med tech groups: CUPE Report
June 26, 2017
The COMP 2017 ASM Mobile App is now available for download! Click here or scan the QR code below to download today. Contact Christina if you have...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of June 19 - COMP AGM Reminder / MPWB Membership Open! / Engaging with COMP on LinkedIn / Discussion of JNM article
June 19, 2017
July 14, 5:30pm - don't miss the COMP AGM in Ottawa (Westin Ottawa, Confederation I room), an excellent opportunity to find out what's happening ...

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...

Why can NRC not take part in the COMP 2017 competition to find the oldest piece of working medical physics equipment?
April 19, 2017
Here’s one reason: This is a Kelley-Koett x-ray unit. The control panel indicates an operating range of 20-100 kV. The manufact...

Search to find Canada's oldest piece of functioning medical physics equipment
February 27, 2017
Contact Malcolm McEwen with any questions!