Donor Center

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 9:54am
When you’re a teenager, your whole life is in front of you. Luci Takas was a varsity swimmer, an avid skier and CrossFit athlete. Then something didn’t seem right.
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 2:04pm
I knew Brian from refereeing ice hockey. Our group of friends had been involved in youth hockey for decades; we were a close and giving community. Then, about 11 years ago, Brian was diagnosed with cancer.
Sunday, January 3, 2016 - 11:25am
In honor of Blood Donor Appreciation month, Cancer Talk is spotlighting a pair of Roswell Park’s most committed donors. Between them, Richard Casseri and Dan McCue have been donating platelets to RPCI patients for a combined 76 years.
Friday, January 23, 2015 - 11:18am

January marks National Blood Donor Month. There is a significant, ongoing need for blood and blood products at Roswell Park to ensure an adequate supply for patients undergoing cancer treatments or surgery.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 11:59am

I’m often asked about the difference between donating platelets and donating blood. The processes are quite similar.

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 1:30pm

If a family member or friend is going through cancer treatment at Roswell Park, you may find yourself looking for a way to become actively involved.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 - 3:59pm

Did you know that Roswell Park has its very own Blood Donor Center? Dr.