Thursday, February 25, 2010
New Collaboration Between Roswell Park and UB Provides Unique and Effective Training Experience for Surgeons
Tuesday, February 9, 2010
BUFFALO, NY - Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) announced Yashodhara Satchidanand, MD has joined the Anesthesiology and Pain Management department as a physician and Assistant Professor in Oncology, with a specialty in palliative care. Dr. Satchidanand came to RPCI from St. Joseph’s...
Tuesday, February 2, 2010
BUFFALO, NY - Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) announced the appointment of Irwin Gelman, PhD, as Chair, Department of Genetics. Dr. Gelman has been with RPCI since 2003. His research focuses on therapies to target prostate cancer, and his work has appeared in more than 50 journals and...
Tuesday, January 26, 2010
BUFFALO, NY - Renuka Iyer, MD, of the Department of Medicine, and Dan Iancu, MD, of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) are studying how a new test called CellSearch could be used with standard radiographic methods to monitor treatment results...
Wednesday, January 20, 2010
BUFFALO, NY - Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) announced a grant award for $1.7M from the National Institute for Allergies and Infectious Disease to study some human therapeutics targeting acute radiation syndrome. Andrei Gudkov, PhD, Senior Vice President Basic Science; Chair, Cell Stress...
Tuesday, January 19, 2010
BUFFALO, NY - Christine Ambrosone, PhD, Chair of Cancer Prevention and Control and Kelvin Lee, MD, Chair of Immunology at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI), have received a grant for $165,000 from the Breast Cancer Research Foundation to study the possible link between adaptation to endemic...
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
BUFFALO, NY - Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) is the recipient of a grant from Susan G. Komen for the Cure for $186,000 to support research exploring the role of certain genetic markers in the development of breast cancer.
Thursday, January 7, 2010
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) recently updated the NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines for Oncology™ for Prostate Cancer to reflect new recommendations regarding active surveillance, also referred to as watchful waiting, for men with low risk prostate cancer. The NCCN...
Tuesday, January 5, 2010
BUFFALO, NY - Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) ranks in the 96th percentile nationwide for overall patient satisfaction, according to the 2009 Press, Ganey Inpatient Satisfaction Survey, which rates more than 1,000 hospitals across the country. RPCI's score was even higher when compared to...