Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of August 29 - Patient with Cancer Receives First 3D-Printed Titanium Jaw/CNSC Forum/Video Teaching Magnetohydrodynamics
- A patient with head and neck cancer received the first 3D-printed titanium lower jaw in a successful operation, according to an August 4 press release from the Netherlands Cancer Institute (NCI). The jaw was reconstructed based on the patient's imaging.
- Next up in the July issue of InterACTIONS: CNSC Forum: An Update on the Most Common Non-Compliances Found During Inspection of Class II Facilities
- Check out this awesome video created by COMP member Jean-Charles Côté, to teach magnetohydrodynamics!
Published on August 29, 2022
Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of June 5 - Open-Source Resources in Medical Physics/InterACTIONS Feature/Remote Work in Radiology
In the rapidly evolving field of medical physics, open-source resources are becoming an essential tool for innovation and progress. This AAPM Global Research and Scientific...
Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of May 29 – Peter Kirkby Memorial Medal Winner/New Director of Medical Physics Tom Baker Cancer Centre/Interactive Neuroimaging Exercises
Congratulations to Laura Pankratz, winner of the 2023 CAP-COMP Peter Kirkby Memorial Medal for Outstanding Service to Canadian Physics! Read the full press release...
Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of May 22 – Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of May 22 – McMedHacks 2023/Focused Ultrasound Treatment and Brain Waste/Best of Breast
McMedHacks is an 8-week-long summer program that aims to teach clinicians, researchers and students fundamentals of medical image analysis and deep learning in Python....