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Varian Medical Systems, Inc. Management to Present at JPMorgan 21st Annual Healthcare Conference

Palo Alto, Calif. – January  3, 2003 – Varian Medical Systems(NYSE: VAR) President and CEO Richard M. Levy and Chief Financial Officer
Elisha W. Finney will make a presentation at the JPMorgan 21st Annual
Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, Calif. on Monday, January 6, 2003 at
11:00 a.m.  The conference is being held at the Westin St. Francis
Hotel.  Levy and Finney are scheduled to speak in the Colonial Ballroom.

The presentation will focus on advances in radiation therapy for treating
cancer, covering the company’s products for delivering
intensity-modulated radiation therapy and Dynamic Targeting™ image-guided
radiotherapy.  Levy will also touch on emerging business opportunities in
flat-panel X-ray imaging, brachytherapy, security, and cargo screening. 
Finney will review the company’s financial performance.

The presentation will be webcast live by JPMorgan at http://www.mapdigital.com/jpmorgan/healthcare03.
Varian Medical Systems is scheduled to report its fiscal year 2003 first
quarter results after the market closes on Thursday, January 23, 2003. 
Presentation materials will be available on the investor relations page of the
company website at www.varian.com.