Mammography Workshop

The Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists (COMP) is pleased to be sponsoring a mammography workshop that will be held from February 1-3, 2017
at the beautiful Chateau Montebello in Quebec. This continuing education workshop will cover a range of topics including clinical issues, tomosynthesis, informatics, quality control and other breast imaging modalities.  The program will be held inconjunction with the Winter School on Quality Improvement and Radiation Safety in Medical Imaging.  Registration opens on October 11, 2016.

Quality Improvement & Radiation Safety in Medical Imaging

The Winter School on Quality Improvement & Radiation Safety in Medical Imaging is a rich and unique opportunity to foster inter-professional relationships and embrace new knowledge.  It will take place at the Fairmont Chateau Montebello February 2nd to 5th, 2017.  Registration and Abstract Submission open on October 11, 2016. 



About Our Organization

Our Vision Statement:
The recognized leader and primary resource for medical physics in Canada.

Our Mission Statement:
To champion medical physicists' efforts for patient care excellence through education, knowledge transfer, advocacy and partnerships.


COMP is a proud supporter of the UICC in uniting the cancer community to reduce the global cancer burden, to promote greater equity, and to integrate cancer control into the world health and development agenda

International Day of Medical Physics

Monday, November 7, 2016 is Marie Curie's birthday and International Day of Medical Physics (IDMP)! Raising awareness about the role medical physicists play for benefit of patients, the International Organization for Medical Physics (IOMP) organizes IDMP annually, reflecting an important date in medical physics history.

More details coming soon on COMP's contest this year, but in the meantime...can you spot Dr. Curie?

Canada Safe Imaging

The Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists is currently one of the organizations contributing to the development of Canada Safe Imaging, and is pleased to be engaged in this important initiative for patient safety as it gains momentum.

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COMP works in partnership with national and provincial stakeholders to share knowledge, develop guidelines and conduct research related to physics in medicine.

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COMP provides support at every stage of a medical physicist's career and is a resource for students, residents and practicing medical physicists.   

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COMP publishes scientific and technical information related to the field of medical physics and serves as an expert resource working in partnership with other organizations.

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