High-impact science. Translational research.

Tumor immunology. Genetics and genomics. Cellular and molecular biology. Epidemiology. Pharmacology.

It’s all part of the study of cancer sciences. Whether you're a student or educator, consider our array of research experiences as the launchpad into a career of research.

Classroom to CURE

Classroom to CURE Programs are K-12-focused sessions that allow students and educators a chance for hands-on learning in cancer research. The program is open to all educators and their students to set up a program designed for your school or district.

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High School Summer Research Program 

High school juniors can receive first-hand scientific research experience to help make those all-important decisions about a future career in science or healthcare!

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St. Regis Mohawk High School Summer Research Program

High school students in the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe will learn about the hallmarks of cancer and work closely with members of our Department of Indigenous Cancer Health.

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Buffalo Health Exploration (BHE)

Our Buffalo Healthcare Exploration through the Atlas Program is a two-week program that offes the chance to learn and innovate in a fast-paced medical environment from experts in their fields.

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Yroswell’s Street Team is made up of high school students from schools across Western New York who share a common goal in creating a world without cancer — this mission is at the core of everything our students do.

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Howard University Scholars Program

Students in the Howard Honors Program and majoring in biology or chemistry can explore a cancer topic in the field of expertise of a Roswell Park faculty researcher across a variety of disciplines.

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R25 College Summer Research Experience

College juniors are able to learn from a unique, immersive summer research experience in cancer sciences that impacts the advancement of health care and can help take that next step in your career. 

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St. Regis Mohawk College Summer Research Internship

College students from the Mohawk Nation will be paired with professionals that work in a specialty area of cancer research. College students are matched with mentors based on their academic interests and needs.

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Trocaire Scholars Program

Trocaire College students will have unique opportunities to further their education and experience in their area of study, aiming to create a career pathway from student to employee, for those in the health sciences specialty.

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R25 Summer Research Experience in Oncology

Explore a dual career with a summer research experience combining science and medicine to build your profession and contribute to advancing cancer healthcare.

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Students volunteering for YRoswell pose at Celebration of Hope 2021
Looking for volunteer opportunities? Join YRoswell!

Yroswell was created to for students ages 14 and up to get involved in spreading awareness and supporting those affected by cancer. Through learning, giving and supporting, our mission of creating a cancer-free reality is at the core of everything our students do.

Applications for YRoswell open every fall — we seek motivated young people who want to actively spread cancer awareness and promote the Yroswell mission.

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If you're an educator or a student looking for more information, please contact:

Julie Carter, PhD, EdM
Assistant Dean of Academics and Partnerships