PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will hold a meeting for investors on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, at the annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) in Boston.
Varian will host a meeting with management, beginning with breakfast at 7:30 a.m. ET, and webcast presentations from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. ET on Tuesday at the Westin Boston Waterfront, 425 Summer St., Boston, in Grand Ballroom C/D on the concourse level, one floor below the lobby. Presentations by Varian management and leading clinicians will focus on new technologies and products being featured at the exhibit, as well as practice trends in treatment centers, and advances in radiotherapy and radiosurgery. The meeting will not include a booth tour, although investors are invited to visit Varian's booth during show hours.
The meeting and presentation will be webcast beginning at 8:00 a.m. ET. To access the webcast, click on https://event.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1112959
To reserve a hotel room in Boston, and to register for additional ASTRO seminars, please visit the ASTRO web site at www.astro.org or call (800) 541-6058.
About Varian Medical Systems
Varian Medical Systems, Inc., of Palo Alto, California, focuses energy on saving lives by equipping the world with advanced technology for fighting cancer and for X-ray imaging. The company 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 also supplies informatics software for cancer treatment centers. Varian is a premier supplier of X-ray imaging components, including tubes, digital detectors, accessories and image processing software and workstations for use in medical, scientific, and industrial settings, as well as for security and non-destructive testing. Varian Medical Systems employs approximately 7,700 people who are located at manufacturing sites in North America, Europe, and China and approximately 70 sales and support offices around the world. For more information, visit http://www.varian.com or follow us on Twitter.
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