Varian Medical Systems Schedules Fourth Quarter FY2008 News Release and Conference Call | Varian

Varian Medical Systems Schedules Fourth Quarter FY2008 News Release and Conference Call

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 30 /de/de/de/PRNewswire-FirstCall/de/de/de/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) announced today that it will report results for fourth quarter of fiscal year 2008 following the close of regular trading on Thursday, October 23, 2008. The news release will be followed by a teleconference available to all interested parties at 2:00 p.m. PT.

The Varian Medical Systems quarterly results can be accessed on October 23, 2008. The news release and information on the conference call webcast will be available on the company website at: http:/de/de/de//de/de/de/www.varian.com/de/de/de/de/de/de/de/de/de/de/de/investor. Details on the conference call and replay follow:

  Teleconference:  Telephone from within the U.S.:
                   -- Dial 1-866-831-6247 and enter access code 34391776
                      prior to the call at 2:00 p.m.PT/de/de/de/5:00 p.m. ET.
                   Telephone from outside the U.S.:
                   -- Dial 1-617-213-8856 and enter access code 34391776
                      prior to the call at 2:00 p.m. PT/de/de/de/5:00 p.m. ET.
                   *Note: If the number of lines allocated to the call is
                   exhausted, the webcast or replay should be utilized.


  Replay:  The teleconference will be rebroadcast until 8:00 p.m. ET,
           Friday, October 24, 2008 and can be accessed by phone or Web link
           as follows:
           -- Telephone from within the U.S.: Dial 1-888-286-8010 and enter
              access code 20390351.
           -- Telephone from outside the U.S.: Dial 1-617-801-6888 and enter
              access code 20390351.
           -- Internet: Click on the "Quarterly Conference Call" icon on the
              company's investor relations website at
              http:/de/de/de//de/de/de/www.varian.com/de/de/de/de/de/de/de/de/de/de/de/investor
           -- Web conferences will be archived on the company website for a
              year.



For automatic "e-mail alerts" regarding Varian news and events investors can subscribe on the company website at http:/de/de/de//de/de/de/phx.corporate-ir.net/de/de/de/phoenix.zhtml?c=107558&p=irol-alerts.

For additional information contact Anne Rambo at 650-424-5834 or anne.rambo@varian.com.

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., of Palo Alto, California, is the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy, and brachytherapy. The company supplies informatics software for managing comprehensive cancer clinics, radiotherapy centers and medical oncology practices. Varian is a premier supplier of tubes and digital detectors for X-ray imaging in medical, scientific, and industrial applications and also supplies X-ray imaging products for cargo screening and industrial inspection. Varian Medical Systems employs approximately 4,600 people who are located at manufacturing sites in North America and Europe and in its 60 sales and support offices around the world. For more information, visit http:/de/de/de//de/de/de/www.varian.com/de/de/de/.

   FOR INFORMATION CONTACT:
   Spencer Sias, (650) 424-5782
   Vice President, Corporate Communications
   and Investor Relations
   spencer.sias@varian.com

SOURCE: Varian Medical Systems, Inc.

CONTACT: Spencer Sias, Vice President, Corporate Communications and
Investor Relations of Varian Medical Systems, Inc., +1-650-424-5782,
spencer.sias@varian.com

Web site: http:/de/de/de//de/de/de/www.varian.com/de/de/de/