Cancer Talk

Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 1:56pm

He won’t admit it, but Philip McCarthy, MD, is in the business of saving lives. He gives his patients hope; he gives families hope. He’s a world-renowned physician who has dedicated his career, his passion and his life to providing advanced stem cell transplants to hematological cancer patients. He’s well respected by his peers, well loved by his patients, and one of the most caring (and funny) individuals you will ever meet.

But a couple of years ago, the roles were flipped. Dr. McCarthy became the cancer patient.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 9:38am

Cancer can change your whole life. Suddenly, everything is different – your relationships, your outlook on life, your emotions, your daily routine.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 9:49am

I’ve always embraced a more casual style of nursing; my patients have always felt more like friends and family than strangers. I enjoy finding common ground and getting to know their family members.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 9:07am
Life has a funny way of leading you down the right path, despite the plans you have for yourself. That path led me to a very special friendship.
Friday, May 11, 2018 - 8:00am
In those early days, “I didn’t know much about oncology,” she says, “but once I got here, that became my passion."
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 12:16pm
Where she once cared for active-duty troops, families and retired members of the armed forces, Dr. Bell now supports patients in waging war against cancer at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Eva Noles
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 8:00am
Prospective employers expressed doubt that she was really a nurse or emphasized that even if she were hired, she would not receive the same pay as the white nurses and would have to eat alone, in the kitchen. Those roadblocks were no match for the determination of Eva Bateman.
Monday, March 19, 2018 - 3:29pm
In 1990, during my nursing clinical rotation here at Roswell Park, I declared, “This is it. This is where I want to work.” Nearly 28 years later, I am still here and still look forward to coming to work every day.
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 3:36pm

Buffalo is the city of good neighbors. We’re always willing to lend a helping hand and do our part to make our communities better. At Roswell Park Cancer Institute, we take pride in our city and extend our care to the neighborhoods that surround our campus.