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CANM 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting 
Réunion annuelle scientifique de l'ACMN 2017

April  20-23, 2017 - Du 20 au 23 avril 2017 

Westin Habour Castle, Toronto, Ontario


The Canadian Association of Nuclear Medicine strives for excellence in the practice of diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine by promoting the continued professional competence of nuclear medicine specialists, establishing guidelines of clinical practice, and encouraging biomedical research. We work with all professionals in nuclear medicine to ensure that Canadians have access to the highest quality nuclear medicine services.

CANM 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting
April 20-23, 2017 - Toronto, Ontario
 The Westin Harbour Castle
 More information to be posted on our Convention page as it  becomes available. 

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CANM releases list unnecessary tests, treatments or procedures as part of Choosing Wisely Canada Campaign

Today the CANM released a list of Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question in nuclear medicine as part of the Choosing Wisely Canada campaign. Many of you played a part in the creation of these recommendations and for that we thank you.

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Upcoming events


Canadian Medical Imaging Directory 2015 available at www.cadth.ca/medical-imaging

French version available soon.

Comments to USP Chapter 797-Compounding Radiopharmaceuticals-SNMMI (click here)

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WFNMB-Presidency Bid

Presidency Candidate:  Dr. Jean-Luc Urbain

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WFNMB-CANM’s Bid to Host the 2022 Congress In Vancouver
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FDA Alert: BD Syringes used for Storage of Compounded or Repackaged Drugs HealthPRO Contracts CL131 (Needles & Syringes) CL331 (Safety Needles & Syringes)
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Nuclear Medicine: Equipment Life Expectancy Study - 2014
This document was produced by Mr. Cemil Ozlurk and Mr. Dany Aubry of Group Biomédical Montérégie for the CANM. The present version contains modifications made by the CANM to the original version. 
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The CANM does not support the joint statement issued by the ABNM and the ABR that proposes to replace the current 5 years residency training program in nuclear medicine with a hybrid DR/NM subspecialty and to abolish the ABMN.  
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World Federation of Nuclear Medicine & Biology Congress
Vancouver 2022, Canada Bid
The Canadian Association of Nuclear Medicine (CANM), Dr. François Lamoureux and the WFNMB 2022 committee are very excited to propose Canada and the city of Vancouver to organize and host the 2022 Congress of the World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology.
(Disponible en anglais seulement)
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Position Papers' Choosing Wisely Canada- CANM recommendations 

OTTAWA:  CANM Applauds Decision of the Federal Government to Extend Operations of the NRU Reactor

The Canadian Association of Nuclear Medicine (CANM) applauds the decision of Hon. Greg Rickford, Minister of Natural Resources to extend operations at the National Research Universal Reactor (NRU) until March 31st, 2018. Originally scheduled to shut down October 31st, 2016, the decision to continue production of medical isotopes at this facility is critical to ensuring the global supply of medical isotopes in the near term future. It has been the ongoing position of CANM to advocate to governments in support of this decision.

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Letter from Health Canada regarding Hespan, Pentaspan and equivalents as reagents in blood radiolabelling / Lettre de Santé Canada concernant l'approvisionnement en Pentaspan 

TechneLite Supply - Information  Approvisionnement en TechneLite - Information

Jubilant Draximage notice regarding the temporary shortage of Gluceptate.




Canadian Association of Nuclear Medicine / Association canadienne de médecine nucléaire

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