Varian Medical Systems Schedules Annual Stockholder Meeting in Palo Alto | Varian

Varian Medical Systems Schedules Annual Stockholder Meeting in Palo Alto

PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) announced today that its Board of Directors has set the regular 2006 Annual Meeting of Stockholders for February 16, 2006 with a record date of December 19, 2005. The meeting will be held at the Sheraton Palo Alto, 625 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, California at 4:00 p.m. PT.

The meeting will be webcast by CCBN and can be accessed at Varian Medical Systems' website at http://www.varian.com/en-au/investor. To attend the meeting, please RSVP to Anne Rambo, at 650-424-5834, or anne.rambo@varian.com. The meeting will be recorded and a replay will be available on the investor relations page on the company's web site at http://www.varian.com/ where it will be archived for a year.

The webcast will also be distributed over CCBN's Investor Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors. Individual investors can listen to the call through CCBN's individual investor center at http://www.fulldisclosure.com/ or by visiting any of the investor sites in CCBN's Individual Investor Network. Institutional investors can access the call via CCBN's password-protected event management site, StreetEvents ( http://www.streetevents.com/ ).

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., of Palo Alto, California is the world's leading manufacturer of integrated cancer therapy systems, which are used to treat thousands of patients per day. The company is also a premier supplier of X-ray tubes and flat-panel digital subsystems for imaging in medical, scientific, and industrial imaging. Varian Medical Systems employs approximately 3,570 people who are located at manufacturing sites in North America and Europe and in its 55 sales and support offices around the world. Additional information is available on the company's investor relations web site at http://www.varian.com/.

FOR INFORMATION CONTACT:
   Spencer Sias
   650-424-5782
   spencer.sias@varian.com

SOURCE: Varian Medical Systems, Inc.

Contact: Spencer Sias of Varian Medical Systems, Inc., +1-650-424-5782,
or spencer.sias@varian.com

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