Pieces of Interest from COMP for the Week of May 1 - Breast Density Decline Slower in Women Who Develop Breast Cancer/Colorectal Cancer Community Conference/Message from the COMP President
- According to a team from Washington University in St. Louis, MO, breast density over time has a significantly slower decline in women who develop breast cancer. This could improve how breast cancer risk is classified.
- The free virtual 3rd Colorectal Cancer Community Conference is on May 16th & 17th from 12:00 to 5:00 pm (EST). Learn more and register here.
- Read the April Message from the COMP President in the latest issue of InterACTIONS!
Published on May 1, 2023
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....
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...