Press Releases

Richard M. Levy Elected Next Chairman of the Board for Varian Medical Systems, Inc.

PALO ALTO, Calif.--Dec. 2, 2002--The Board of Directors of Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) has elected the company's current President and CEO, Richard M. Levy, 64, to be its next Chairman...

Varian Medical Systems Schedules Meeting And Webcast For Fiscal 2002 Year-End Review

Palo Alto, Calif. - November 12, 2002 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) has scheduled a meeting and webcast at 4 p.m. Eastern Time this Thursday, November 14 for management presentations on...

Varian Medical Systems Reports Strong Growth In Earnings, Sales, Net Orders, Backlog For Fourth Quarter And Fiscal 2002

Palo Alto, Calif. - October 24, 2002 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) today reported net earnings of $33.8 million ($0.48 per diluted share) for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2002 versus net...

Varian Medical Systems Announces Acuity™ -- A New Product For Ultra-Precise Targeting Of Cancer

PALO ALTO, CA — October 16, 2002 — Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE: VAR) today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for...

Varian Medical Systems Schedules Fourth Quarter News Release/Conference Call

PALO ALTO, Calif. -- Oct 9, 2002 -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) announced it will report financial results for fourth quarter fiscal year 2002 following the close of regular trading on...

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. Launches Program To Retrofit GammaMed Sites With BrachyVision Treatment Planning

NEW ORLEANS, LA - October 7, 2002 — Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE:VAR) is launching a three-month special program to retrofit clinics using GammaMed™ afterloaders for brachytherapy...

Varian Medical Systems Reorganizes Management Team to Accommodate Continued Rapid Growth

PALO ALTO, Calif. -- Oct 2, 2002 -- Richard M. Levy, President and CEO of Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR), today announced a reorganization of his management team that will structure the company...

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. Reports Strong Third Quarter Earnings, Sales, Net Orders, And Backlog For Fiscal 2002

Palo Alto, Calif. - July 25, 2002 — Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) today reported net earnings of $22.8 million ($0.32 per diluted share) for the third quarter of fiscal 2002 versus net...

Varian Medical Systems Receives $5 Million X-ray Tube Order For Airport Explosive Detection Systems

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 26, 2002 – Varian Medical Systems(NYSE:VAR) today announced it has received a $5 million order from Analogic Corporation (NASDAQ:ALOG) of Peabody, Mass. for a new...

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. to Acquire MDS Nordion's High Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy Business

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 26, 2002 - Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE:VAR) today announced an agreement to acquire MDS Nordion's (NYSE:MDZ, TSX:MDS) business for HDR brachytherapy a minimally...