Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of April 3 – Flash Radiotherapy and Particle Therapy Conference/Casper the Friendly Phantom/FLASH Proton Therapy Trial Begins on Bone Cancers in Chest
- The 3rd Flash Radiotherapy and Particle Therapy Conference (FRPT 2023) will be held on 5 - 7 December 2023 in Toronto, Canada. The abstract submission is open and the deadline to submit is 17 May 2023!
- Meet Casper, the Friendly Phantom, and Casper’s creators in the January issue of InterACTIONS!
- Treatment of the first patient in a clinical trial of FLASH proton therapy for cancers in the bones of the chest has been completed at the Cincinnati Children’s/University of Cincinnati Medical Center Proton Therapy Center (UC News).
Published on April 3, 2023
Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of December 11 – Membership Renewal/16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence and CWC Statement on Gender-based Violence/ASM 2024 Theme
COMP membership renewal is now open! Renew today to continue receiving your Member Benefits such as Sosido! November 25 marked the start of the 16 Days of Activism Against...
Pieces of interest from COMP for the week of December 4 – First International Guidelines Emphasize Benefits of Digital Monitoring in Medical Imaging for Radiation Exposure/CCPM Chief Examiner Report/#AroundCanadaInMedPhysWays
The IAEA is encouraging medical professionals to optimize patient protection by shifting from manual to digital processes of monitoring ionizing radiation in imaging...
Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of November 27 – IDEAs@Home/New Radiation Therapy Machines in Nova Scotia/Executive Director Report
Remember when we all thought we'd be returning to some level of normalcy after the Covid-19 pandemic? Instead many of us still bear the scars from a pandemic while...