WHAT: Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) and the RPCI Hispanic Employee Network & Resource Group will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.
WHEN: Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013 from 4:30 p.m. until 6 p.m.
WHERE: Roswell Park Cancer Institute, David C. Hohn, MD, Lecture Hall (located on the first floor of the Research Studies Center at Carlton & Elm Streets)
NOTES: National Hispanic Heritage Month is dedicated from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 and celebrates the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, as well as from Central and South America.
RPCI’s free, public event includes:
The mission of Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) is to understand, prevent and cure cancer. Founded in 1898, RPCI is 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 www.roswellpark.org, call 1-877-ASK-RPCI (1-877-275-7724) or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow Roswell Park on Facebook and Twitter.
Tara Yates, Director of Public Affairs