Media Advisory: Roswell Park, Belle Center Partner to Host Westside Community Job Fair & Health Fair

Friday, June 15, 2012

WHAT:           Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) and The Belle Center community center are teaming up to host a job fair for open positions at RPCI, and to raise awareness about cancer and the importance of early detection.

WHEN:          Tuesday, June 19, 4pm to 7pm

WHERE:        The Belle Center, 104 Maryland St., Buffalo, NY 14201

NOTES:         This event is open to all Western New York residents. RPCI’s employment team will be accepting resumes, and staff from the Institute’s Office of Cancer Health Disparities Research will be available to discuss various types of cancer and resources available for preventive screenings and services.

The mission of Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) is to understand, prevent and cure cancer. RPCI, founded in 1898, was one of the first cancer centers in the country to be named a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center and remains the only facility with this designation in Upstate New York. The Institute is a member of the prestigious National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s leading cancer centers; maintains affiliate sites; and is a partner in national and international collaborative programs. For more information, visit RPCI’s website at http://www.roswellpark.org, call 1-877-ASK-RPCI (1-877-275-7724) or email askrpci@roswellpark.org.

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Media Contact: 

Annie Deck-Miller, Senior Media Relations Manager
716-845-8593; annie.deck-miller@roswellpark.org