WHAT: Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) faculty members provide insight and research data in support of graphic label requirements for cigarette packs. Beginning in September 2012, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) will require larger, more prominent cigarette health warnings on all cigarette packaging and advertisements in the United States.
WHO: Maansi Bansal-Travers, PhD, Behavioral Research Scientist at RPCI, is available upon request.
WHEN: Tuesday, June 21
To schedule an appointment, call 716-845-8593 or email Annie.Deck-Miller@RoswellPark.org
ROSWELL PARK RESEARCH:
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 email@example.com.
Annie Deck-Miller, Senior Media Relations Manager