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Thursday, May 2, 2013

Rep. Brian Higgins, NY-26, is reintroducing the Cancer Drug Coverage Parity Act, which would require health insurance companies to offer the same coverage and reimbursement for all chemotherapy medications, whether they're administered intravenously/by injection or orally.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

RPCI President & CEO Dr. Donald L. Trump shared his thoughts on how the federal sequestration cuts are affecting Roswell Park and other medical-research institutions on "The Leslie Marshall Show," a nationally syndicated radio program.

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.