News items tagged as 'Radiation Safety'

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week September 28 – Seeking Comments on Safety Code 30/Radiologists Responses to COVID-19/COMP ASM 2021/The First Ever Hand X-Ray
September 28, 2020
Health Canada is seeking your comments on proposed revisions to Safety Code 30 - Radiation Protection in Dentistry - Recommended Safety Procedure...

Consultation on proposed revisions to Health Canada’s Safety Code 30 - Radiation Protection in Dentistry - Recommended Safety Procedures for the Use of Dental X-Ray Equipment
September 24, 2020
To: Dental Professionals, radiation protection specialists, and other individuals or organizations concerned with radiation safety procedures, x-ra...

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of September 21 - Sylvia Fedoruk – A Radiant Life/#IDMP2020/Winter School Theme/Input for REDA/Fall 2020 RSEA Global Speaker's Series
September 21, 2020
A Radiant Life, the newly released biography highlights the many outstanding contributions to medical physics made by Sylvia Fedoruk! #IDMP is c...

Pieces of Interest from COMP for the week of September 14 –COMP Virtual Winter School/CROF Yoga/Throwback to 7th COMP Winter School/How Scientists Estimate Impact of Radiation
September 14, 2020
Save the date! COMP Virtual Winter School will be taking place February 1 - 4, 2021. The Winter School will focus on SBRT and the opportunities a...

Pieces of Interest for the Week of May 4 – IMPW/CNSC in InterACTIONS/COMP Report Among Most Downloaded/Cognitive Bias and COVID-19
May 04, 2020
May 11- 15 is the International Medical Physics Week! During this week, IOMP will be offering complimentary webinars, which you can register for ...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Jan 20 - VR in Medical Imaging Training/More FLASH News/Abstract Submissions for Joint AAPM/COMP Meeting/Are Lead Aprons Necessary?
January 20, 2020
Students can now use virtual reality training to learn about radiographic hand positioning skills. Research suggests there may be a way to admin...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of Oct 9- Fierce MedPhys Profile #7 for IDMP/Save the Date for Winter School/Tips for CT Protocol implementation/Radiation Effect on Mars Colonists
October 09, 2017
IDMP 2017 - Fierce Medphys Profile #7 is up! Check out the other profiles and contest details here. Save the date for the Canadian Winter Sc...

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
September 11, 2017
IDMP 2017 - Fierce Medphys Profile #3 is up! Have you checked out the other Profiles yet? Remember, there is Curie Cash at stake! A practice...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of June 19 - COMP AGM Reminder / MPWB Membership Open! / Engaging with COMP on LinkedIn / Discussion of JNM article
June 19, 2017
July 14, 5:30pm - don't miss the COMP AGM in Ottawa (Westin Ottawa, Confederation I room), an excellent opportunity to find out what's happening ...

Pieces of Interest from COMP week of June 5 - Career musings / Reddit question / #RadOnc equipment tester taking on cybersecurity / J. Battista receives the CAP-COMP Medal
June 05, 2017
New addition to the career advice page - Michelle Hilts (COMP President) "Medical Physics and Career Musings". Excellent question in the Red...