Pieces of Interest from COMP week of July 31 - COMP Members honoured at AAPM / Career advice from Women in Science / PET Scans and Alzheimer treatment / The Brexit effect on Cancer treatment

Published by Mara Juneau

Published on July 31, 2017

  • Career Advice From 6 Incredibly Successful Women In Science - including one Medical Physicist! Click here for the Refinery29 article. 
  • PET Scans are changing Alzheimers treatment and diagnosis for some. Click here for the CTV news article. 
  • The Brexit effect: Could leaving the European nuclear club put UK cancer patients at risk? Click here to learn more.
  • Congratulations to the COMP Members/AAPM Honourees: L. John Schreiner, AAPM Fellow and Wendy L. Smith, Leigh Conroy, Elizabeth Watt, Sarah Quirk, Karen Long and Alana Hudson for Excellence for an Outstanding RO Physics Article

 More coverage here, have fun at the meeting!

 Marco Carlone and L. John Schreiner (photo thanks to: Luc Beaulieu)