POI for the Week of March 20 – New Linac-MR Machine at the Cross Cancer Institute/Women in Physics Canada Conference/Curietherapies 2023
- Exciting news for the Cross Cancer Institute! After 15 years of work, the Linac-MR machine has entered clinical trials. Congrats to COMP member and President of CCPM, Gino Fallone and his team for their work on making this technology a reality!
- Don’t miss the 10th Edition of the Women in Physics Canada Conference taking place July 4-7th at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg!
- Curietherapies 2023 is coming up quickly! This years’ theme is Advance Targeting for Personalized Patient Care. The conference will be taking place April 20-22, 2023 in Montreal, QC.
Published on March 20, 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...