Varian Medical Systems Schedules News Release/Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2001 Financial Results | Varian

Varian Medical Systems Schedules News Release/Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2001 Financial Results

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 22, 2001--Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) announced today that it will report its first quarter 2001 financial results following the close of regular trading on Wednesday, January 24, 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: 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, or visit the Varian website at www.varian.com.

Teleconference: Dial 913/981-5507 and enter confirmation code
403373 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, January 26, 2001 and can be accessed by:

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Dialing 719/457-0820 and entering access code 403373 or
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Clicking on the "Quarterly Conference Call" icon on the company's website.

Additional information on Varian Medical Systems can be obtained on the company's website or by calling Spencer Sias, Director of Corporate Communications and Investor Relations at 650/424-5782.

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE:VAR) of Palo Alto, Calif. 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 2,300 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
Spencer Sias, 650/424-5782
spencer.sias@varian.com