Press Releases

Monday, March 11, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — Five Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) physicians were invited to give oral presentations on cancer research March 8 at the 66th annual Cancer Symposium of the Society of Surgical Oncology, an international society for cancer surgeons.

Friday, March 8, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — Ten teams from Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) led research projects that will be presented at the Society of Surgical Oncology’s 66th annual Cancer Symposium this week in National Harbor, MD.

Friday, February 22, 2013

Editor's note: A version of this press release was issued February 21, 2013, by the office of U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (NY).

Thursday, February 14, 2013

JAMESTOWN, NY — Cancer patients in Jamestown and Chautauqua County now have access to the newest and most innovative cancer therapies, thanks to an affiliation between Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) and a respected oncology practice here.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Potential for Over $101 Million in Cuts to Biomedical Research & 1,600 Job Losses in New York Alone

Monday, February 11, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — The Rev. Reninger Flores, MA, has joined the Pastoral Care Team at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) as one of two Protestant Chaplains serving the Institute’s patients and visitors.

Thursday, February 7, 2013
BUFFALO, NY — For the third consecutive year, outcomes for patients receiving blood and marrow transplants through the 
Wednesday, February 6, 2013

BUFFALO, NY, February 6, 2013 – Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) and Catholic Health are now providing gynecologic oncology services to women at The M.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — Nearly 80% of smokers who use electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, believe the devices are less harmful than traditional cigarettes, according to a study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine and authored by a team of scientists led by

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

This press release was issued January 30, 2013, by the Office of New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) has opened a satellite location in Wheatfield, NY, making comprehensive cancer care available close to home for residents of Niagara County and Grand Island.

Thursday, January 17, 2013

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Lou Billittier, owner of Chef’s Restaurant, has a big announcement – he’s Goin’ Bald for Bucks. Billittier announced today that he will raise funds to have his head shaved on March 20 by “Rayzor” Rob Ray, sports broadcaster and former Buffalo Sabre.