Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Sept 11-Fierce MedPhys Profile #3 for IDMP/Painting treatment masks/Radioactive waste management in Canada and the US

Published by Mara Juneau

Published on September 11, 2017

  • A practice well-known amongst Canadian Physicists (click here page 32-33, login needed and here, no login needed), a volunteer at an Iowa Cancer Centre paints radiation treatment masks, check out the video here.
  • CTV article on the proposed radioactive waste disposal site in Chalk River, read more about the 53 year plan here.
  • Here is a polarizing debate on nuclear waste disposal in the US, what do you think of John Oliver's satirical, yet serious take on the matter?