Varian Medical Systems Schedules News Release/Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2001 Financial Results | Varian

Varian Medical Systems Schedules News Release/Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2001 Financial Results

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 1, 2001--Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) announced today that it will report its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2001 financial results following the close of regular trading on Thursday, November 1, 2001. The news release will be followed by a teleconference available to all interested parties at 2:00 p.m. PST.

The Varian Medical Systems Quarterly Results may be accessed via:

News Release: Visit the Varian website at www.varian.com, or
contact Anne Rambo via phone at 650-424-5834 or
via e-mail at anne.rambo@varian.com to have a copy
of the news release faxed.

Teleconference: Dial 913-981-5517 and enter confirmation code
569601 prior to the start of the call at 2:00 p.m.
PST/5:00 p.m. EST.
*Note: If the number of lines allocated to the
call are exhausted, the webcast or replay should
be utilized.

Internet Simulcast: www.varian.com

Replay: The teleconference will be rebroadcast until
5:00 p.m. PST, Friday, November 2, 2001 and can be
accessed by:
-- Dialing 719 457-0820 and entering access code
569601
or
-- Clicking on the "Quarterly Conference Call"
icon on the company's website.

Additional information on Varian Medical Systems may be obtained on the company's website.

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE:VAR) of Palo Alto, California is the world's leading manufacturer of integrated cancer therapy systems. Varian equipment is used to treat thousands of cancer patients every day. The company is also a premier supplier of X-ray tubes and flat-panel digital subsystems for imaging in medical, scientific, and industrial applications. Varian Medical Systems employs approximately 2,400 people who are located at manufacturing sites in North America and Europe and in its 40 sales and support offices around the world. In its most recent fiscal year ended September 29, 2000, Varian Medical Systems reported sales of $690 million.

CONTACT:
Varian Medical Systems, Inc.
Spencer Sias, (650) 424-5782
spencer.sias@varian.com