Monday, April 29, 2013

Sequestration: Feeling the Effects: The automatic cuts to many federal programs that took effect in March have had consequences that are being felt at Roswell Park, affecting not only recently submitted proposals but projects already approved for federal funding.

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Support for RPCI - Thank You Gov. Cuomo and NYS Legislators: The final New York State budget approved for 2013-14 clearly demonstrates ongoing support for the mission of Roswell Park Cancer Institute. With this final budget, the state maintains its current levels of funding for RPCI capital expenditures and operations, and restored several line items in other New York State budgetary areas previously in jeopardy that were dedicated to cancer screening and tobacco-control programs.

Monday, April 8, 2013

While thousands gathered in Washington, D.C. to support medical research, three leading medical institutions in the Buffalo Niagara region joined U.S. Rep. Brian Higgins to raise awareness about the local impact of research budget cuts. 

Sunday, March 31, 2013

March is celebrated as National Women’s History Month. This episode of Roswellness Radio highlights the contributions that generations of female researchers have made toward the effort to discover cancer cures and quality-of-life advancements.

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Melanoma has historically been one of the most therapeutically challenging malignancies, and until recently there have been few treatment options.

Sunday, March 17, 2013

Survivor Debbie Byrnes joins Steven Nurkin, MD, MS, FACS, an Assistant Professor of Oncology in the Department of Surgical Oncology, for a conversation about the critical importance of colorectal cancer screening and the advocacy role that su