Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of February 7th – Heart-healthy Adults Have Healthier Brains on MRI Scans/Chief Examiner Report/COMP Resident Seminar Series/AAPM Award Recipients
- Brain MRI shows that adults between the ages of 40 and 69 with healthy cardiovascular systems also have healthier brains, according to research to be presented at the upcoming American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference.
- Read the latest Chief Examiner Report in the January issues of InterACTIONS.
- The COMP Residency Committee is excited to present the eleventh session of the Medical Physics Resident Seminar Series, which will be a talk by Dr. Reid Townsen. This session will occur on Wednesday, February 09, 2022 at 4:00 PM EST and will be open to all Medical Physics residents across Canada, as well as all COMP resident and graduate student members.
- Congratulations to the COMP members and Canadian recipients of AAPM Awards!
Please join us in congratulating the recipients of the following Awards, Achievements, and Honors in 2022! ????????????— AAPM HQ (@aapmHQ) January 31, 2022
All will be recognized during the 2022 AAPM Annual Meeting in Washington, DC at the Awards and Honors Ceremony and Reception.#AAPM2022 pic.twitter.com/ENnIxqBkaX
Published on February 7, 2022
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
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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
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Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of May 15 – ChatGPT and Medical Physics/IAEA Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship Programme/Executive Director’s Report/CARO-COMPJSM Registration Open!
What are the potential ChatGPT applications in medical physics? The recent article: ChatGPT in Medical Physics: A Glimpse explores the possibilities. The new application...