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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of August15 - Four Tools That Could Enable the Future of AI in Healthcare/Message from the Editor/Practicing Medicine in Wartime Ukraine

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of August15 - Four Tools That Could Enable the Future of AI in Healthcare/Message from the Editor/Practicing Medicine in Wartime Ukraine

Craig Rhodes, EMEA Industry Lead, AI for Healthcare and Life Sciences, NVIDIA, argues that just four tools could enable the future of AI in healthcare. Read the Message...

August 15, 2022

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of August 8 - MIT’s new ultrasound sticker lets you see inside your body/Executive Director Report/ Canada’s Oldest Pieces of Working Medical Physics Equipment!

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of August 8 - MIT’s new ultrasound sticker lets you see inside your body/Executive Director Report/ Canada’s Oldest Pieces of Working Medical Physics Equipment!

MIT researchers have created an ultrasound sticker that can continuously monitor a person’s organs and tissues for up to 48 hours — potentially making ultrasound...

August 8, 2022

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of August 1 – Call for Resident Education Sub-Committee Co-Chair/Message from the CCPM President/A Quintessential Medical Physics Task

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of August 1 – Call for Resident Education Sub-Committee Co-Chair/Message from the CCPM President/A Quintessential Medical Physics Task

The COMP Resident Education sub-committee is searching for a co-chair for the September 2022- 2023 period. This is an excellent opportunity to network with fellow...

August 1, 2022

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of July 25 – The New COMP President’s Message/Accuracy of Molecular Breast Imaging Lexicon/IAEA Fellowship Programme

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of July 25 – The New COMP President’s Message/Accuracy of Molecular Breast Imaging Lexicon/IAEA Fellowship Programme

Read Boyd McCurdy, the new COMP President’s message in the brand-new July issue of InterACTIONS! A recent study suggests that a lexicon used to describe findings on...

July 25, 2022

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of July 18 – The Patient’s Eye View/Meet the COMP Board/IDMP 2022

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of July 18 – The Patient’s Eye View/Meet the COMP Board/IDMP 2022

A new perspective – the PEV: Patient’s Eye View, in the April issue of InterACTIONS. Follow along on twitter @MedPhys to Meet the COMP Board! This year’s IDMP theme...

July 18, 2022

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of July 11, 2022 - IDEAs at Home: Accessibility for All in the Workplace and Academia/Message from the Chairs/Grant Writing Mentoring Program

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of July 11, 2022 - IDEAs at Home: Accessibility for All in the Workplace and Academia/Message from the Chairs/Grant Writing Mentoring Program

The CWC-IDEA Committee would like to invite you to have an informal, but informative conversation about how we can bring Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accessibility...

July 11, 2022

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of July 4 – 2022 COMP Award Winners/First MRI Exam on A Live Human/InterACTIONS Shift to Digital

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of July 4 – 2022 COMP Award Winners/First MRI Exam on A Live Human/InterACTIONS Shift to Digital

Congratulations to all the 2022 COMP award winners! On July 3, 1977, the first magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exam on a live human patient was performed! Change is...

July 4, 2022

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of June 20 – Attend the AGM’s virtually!/Abbreviated MRI and Breast Cancer History/True Tales of Medical Physics: Insights into a Life Saving Specialty

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of June 20 – Attend the AGM’s virtually!/Abbreviated MRI and Breast Cancer History/True Tales of Medical Physics: Insights into a Life Saving Specialty

Not able to make it in person to the COMP ASM but still want to attend the AGM? You can attend virtually! COMP AGM   CCPM AGM Abbreviated MRI offers value in women...

June 20, 2022

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of June 6 – Radiation Protection in Manitoba/Quebec City Cancer Centre Tour/One-Minute Brain MRI Scans

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of June 6 – Radiation Protection in Manitoba/Quebec City Cancer Centre Tour/One-Minute Brain MRI Scans

Read the COMP April feature: Radiation Protection in Manitoba. Are you attending the COMP ASM and interested in taking a tour of the new cancer centre in Quebec City? Ping...

June 6, 2022

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The Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists Announces the Recipient of the   2022 Gold Medal Award

The Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists Announces the Recipient of the 2022 Gold Medal Award

  The Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists (COMP) is pleased to announce that the recipient of the 2022 Gold Medal is Dr. Joanna Cygler.  The Gold Medal is the...

June 6, 2022

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Pieces of interest from COMP for the Week of May 30 – AAPM Coolidge Gold Medal Recipient/Biomarker Data and LDCT/COMP ASM Student Night Out

Pieces of interest from COMP for the Week of May 30 – AAPM Coolidge Gold Medal Recipient/Biomarker Data and LDCT/COMP ASM Student Night Out

This year’s recipient of the AAPM Coolidge Gold Medal is COMP member Jake Van Dyk! Read Van Dyks feature in the April issue of InterACTIONS. A recent study suggests...

May 30, 2022

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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of May 23, 2022 – 2022 Winter School Report/Virtual Events at the COMP ASM/COMP Career Catalyst

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of May 23, 2022 – 2022 Winter School Report/Virtual Events at the COMP ASM/COMP Career Catalyst

Curious about Winter School or just want to reminisce? Read the 2022 Winter School Report. Unable to attend the ASM in person? You can join some of the events virtually...

May 23, 2022

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