PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) announced today that its Board of Directors has set the regular 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders for February 11, 2010 with a record date of December 16, 2009. The meeting will be held at the Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel, 4290 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, California at 4:30 p.m. PT.
The meeting will be webcast by Thomson Financial and can be accessed at Varian Medical Systems' website at http://www.varian.com/investor. To attend the meeting, please RSVP to Anne Rambo, at 650-424-5834, or firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 Thomson's Investor Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors. Individual investors can listen to the call through Thomson's individual investor center at http://www.fulldisclosure.com/ or by visiting any of the investor sites in Thomson's Individual Investor Network. Institutional investors can access the call via Thomson's password-protected event management site, StreetEvents (http://www.streetevents.com/ ).
ABOUT VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS
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 5,100 people who are located at manufacturing sites in North America, China and Europe and in its 79 sales and support offices around the world. For more information, visit http://www.varian.com/.
FOR INFORMATION CONTACT: Spencer Sias, (650) 424-5782 Vice President, Corporate Communications and Investor Relations email@example.com.
SOURCE: Varian Medical Systems, Inc.