Varian Medical Systems, Inc. Chairman/CEO to Present at the 2005 Banc of America Securities Health Care Conference | Varian

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. Chairman/CEO to Present at the 2005 Banc of America Securities Health Care Conference

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Richard M. Levy, Chairman and CEO of Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE: VAR) is scheduled to present at 8:40 a.m. PT on Wednesday, May 18, 2005, at the 2005 Banc of America Securities Health Care Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Levy will talk about advances in radiation therapy for cancer, including image-guided and stereotactic radiotherapies; X-ray imaging technology; and the company's growth opportunities.

The conference is being held at the Four Seasons Hotel at 3960 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV.

The presentation will be audio webcast live and accessible via the company's investor relations website at http://investor.varian.com/ . The archived webcast will be available at that site several hours after the presentation ends, through June 3, 2005.

ABOUT VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., of Palo Alto, California is the world's leading manufacturer of integrated cancer therapy systems, which are treating 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 applications. Varian Medical Systems employs approximately 3,300 people who are located at manufacturing sites in North America and Europe and in its 56 sales and support offices around the world. Additional information is available at http://www.varian.com/.

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

SOURCE: Varian Medical Systems, Inc.

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