Connections - January 2010
Keeping Cancer on the Run
The good news about cancer rates—
and what you can do to keep those rates low
Update: New Advice on Cervical Cancer Screening
What women need to know
before their next GYN visit.
New Prostate Cancer Treatment Guidelines from the NCCN—and RPCI's Role
When active surveillance is the best medicine, and how Roswell Park's leadership
helped shape new recommendations
The Link Between a Chronic Condition and Cancer
Barrett's esophagus, a common but unpleasant condition, can take a much more serious turn—but your gifts are supporting
research to help prevent it
RPCI Physician Weighs in On Vitamin D
Dr. Tracey O'Connor recently appeared on the CBC's
to share the role that vitamin D can play in fighting cancer.
RPCI Researcher Awarded $1.7M to Study Radiation Antidotes
A new investigation may offer hope
for patients who suffer from the harsh side effects of radiation therapy.
Exploring the Role of Genetics in Breast Cancer: Komen Grant Supports RPCI Research
Learn what researchers hope to discover about
genetic markers and the development of breast cancer.
Car Lover's Dreams Come True for New Year
One lucky Western New Yorker
had a great start to the new year
thanks to the generosity of RPCI supporter Joe Sahlen.
Patients Rank RPCI Among Nation's Best
what patients had to say about their care at RPCI
, and how Roswell’s patient satisfaction ranks nationally.
Events & Giving Opportunities
Fight Back Twice as Hard Against Cancer!
There's a guaranteed way to double your donation
when you give to Roswell Park through March 2010.
Mug of Hope Back for Valentine's Day
Your chance to purchase the
Dunkin' Donuts Mug of Hope
for the coffee lover in your life!
Ride For Roswell Registration is Now Open
Hey riders—it's that time again!
Start training and fundraising today
Looking for a Challenge? There's an Event for You This Spring
Warm weather will be here soon—are you ready to
get fit and raise funds for Roswell Park
Business Partner of the Month
Upstate Pharmacy, LTD.
Upstate Pharmacy, LTD. has made their dedicated support of The Paint Box Project a holiday tradition.