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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of October 18, 2021 – Message from the COMP President/Session 2 – COMP Imaging Lecture Series/Graduate Student Seminar Series

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of October 18, 2021 – Message from the COMP President/Session 2 – COMP Imaging Lecture Series/Graduate Student Seminar Series

Read the Message from the COMP President in the October issue of InterACTIONS. Register for the next session in the COMP Imaging Lecture Series: Multi-institution...

October 18, 2021

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of October 11 – IOMP IDMP Webinar/COMP IDMP 2021 Contest/Happy 50th Birthday to the CT Scan!

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of October 11 – IOMP IDMP Webinar/COMP IDMP 2021 Contest/Happy 50th Birthday to the CT Scan!

Check out the IOMP webinar on IDMP 2021: Communicating the Role of Medical Physicists to the Public, Sunday, 7th November 2021 at 12 pm GMT: Register here. Speaking of...

October 11, 2021

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of September 27 – COMP Imaging Lecture Series/Unlocking the huge potential of medical imaging/Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Community

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of September 27 – COMP Imaging Lecture Series/Unlocking the huge potential of medical imaging/Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Community

The full schedule is now available for the COMP Virtual Imaging lecture Series! Unlocking the huge potential of medical imaging, by COMP members Michael Noseworthy and...

September 27, 2021

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International Day of Medical Physics 2021

International Day of Medical Physics 2021

November 7th is International Day of Medical Physics and every year COMP tries to promote and celebrate this special day with a competition. This year’s theme is...

September 2, 2021

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Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists Announces the Recipient of the   2021 Gold Medal Award

Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists Announces the Recipient of the 2021 Gold Medal Award

The Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists (COMP) is pleased to announce that the recipient of the 2021 Gold medal is Dr. Gino Fallone.  The Gold Medal is the highest...

June 14, 2021

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COMP Statement Regarding Racism, Social Justice and Discrimination

COMP Statement Regarding Racism, Social Justice and Discrimination

COMP unequivocally condemns racism and discrimination, both within global society as a whole, but also within our own medical physics community. We are not immune from these...

June 9, 2020

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of Nov 2 – IDMP2020 Contest for Curie Cash!/Radiologists Handbook/New Underground Sources of Drinking Water/ IDMP Contest Submission

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of Nov 2 – IDMP2020 Contest for Curie Cash!/Radiologists Handbook/New Underground Sources of Drinking Water/ IDMP Contest Submission

Only 8 days left!! Don’t forget to submit your IDMP 2020 “Medical Physicist as a Health Professional” photos! You could win Curie Cash which can be used towards COMP...

October 23, 2021

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of November 9 – IDMP Contest Submission/Virtual Winter School Registration and Abstract Submission/Committee Updates in InterACTIONS/Unofficial Hormesis Podcast AAPM|COMP ASM Episode

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of November 9 – IDMP Contest Submission/Virtual Winter School Registration and Abstract Submission/Committee Updates in InterACTIONS/Unofficial Hormesis Podcast AAPM|COMP ASM Episode

#IDMP2020 Contest! A moment in history: digitized polaroid image of medical physicists performing measurements during the commissioning of a newly installed linac at the...

October 23, 2021

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The Canadian Association of Physicists (CAP) First Annual EDI Survey

The Canadian Association of Physicists (CAP) First Annual EDI Survey

COMP’s Working Group Against Racism in Medical Physics is developing a survey to provide insight on how best to improve Equity, Diversity, Inclusion (EDI) within the...

October 23, 2021

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of February 1 – Medical Physics International Special Issue/Worldwide Innvoations in Medical Physics Scholarship/COMP Virtual ASM/2021 International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of February 1 – Medical Physics International Special Issue/Worldwide Innvoations in Medical Physics Scholarship/COMP Virtual ASM/2021 International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Read the Medical Physics International Special Issue: History of Medical Physics 5. The Winter Institute of Medical Physics is offering a new Worldwide Innovations in...

October 23, 2021

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International Day of Women and Girls in Science

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

What was your inspiration? The story is told that Lise Meitner saw the iridescence caused by oil on water and it inspired her to a career in science. On February 11, 2021...

October 23, 2021

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of April 26th – LAST Chance for Award Nominations/IUPAP Award/IOMP Poster Contest/Mammography Workshop

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of April 26th – LAST Chance for Award Nominations/IUPAP Award/IOMP Poster Contest/Mammography Workshop

This is the LAST WEEK to submit for the following awards: The COMP Gold Medal Fellow of COMP (FCOMP) Award Sylvia Fedoruk Prize Read about the IUPAP Young...

October 23, 2021

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