Press Releases

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

BUFFALO, NY – Graham Warren, MD, PhD, will be joining the Department of Radiation Medicine and the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI).

Thursday, August 6, 2009

BUFFALO, NY – A pioneering surgical technique for lung cancer that allows the direct delivery of chemotherapy has been developed by Todd Demmy, MD, Chair of Thoracic Surgery at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI), and is reported in the August 2009 issue of the Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

Friday, July 31, 2009

BUFFALO, NY – Kena Miller, RN, MSN, FNP, Nurse Practitioner in the Department of Medicine at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI), will discuss quality of life issues at a Patient and Family Seminar hosted by the International Myeloma Foundation (IMF), August 7 - 8, in Washington, DC.The “Quality

Thursday, July 30, 2009

BUFFALO, NY – Mimi Haskins, MS, RN, CMSRN, a member of the Nursing Staff Development Department at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI), has been selected to serve on the Board of Directors for the Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board (MSNCB).

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

BUFFALO, NY – Trusted health care sources and continuity of care may help reduce the risk of prostate cancer deaths in African-American men, according to a study published in the current issue of the journal Cancer.

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

BUFFALO, NY – The National Cancer Institute has awarded a five-year, $2.8 million Research Project (RO1) grant to Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) researchers to investigate the role of immunological pathways in the development of ovarian cancer.

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Cancer Survivor and Sister Challenge Community to Join Them at Carly’s Crossing 2009
Swimmer celebrates two years of her brother’s survivorship by helping raise funds for pediatric cancer research at Roswell Park

Monday, July 20, 2009

BUFFALO, NY – Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) will host “Sarcoma Awareness Gone Wild” on Sunday, July 26, 10 am – 5 pm at the Buffalo Zoo. The event is part of the worldwide Team Sarcoma Initiative designed to raise awareness about sarcoma, a rare cancer of the connective tissues.

Friday, July 17, 2009

BUFFALO, NY – Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) is providing a unique summer learning experience to young scientists and medical students for the 57th consecutive year.

Friday, July 17, 2009

BUFFALO, NY – Nahum Sonenberg, PhD, will present the Cori Lecture at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) Wednesday, July 22, from 8 – 9 am in the David C. Hohn, MD Lecture Hall, Research Studies Center, Elm & Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY. The lecture is open to the public.

Thursday, June 25, 2009

 Nearly 8,500 Cyclists and Supporters Break Ride For Roswell Fundraising Records
Despite economy, donations and ridership higher than ever at 14th annual event