Connections - November 2009

Sun, 11/01/2009



Ovarian Cancer Vaccine Offers Hope Against "Silent Killer"
A vaccine developed at Roswell Park is moving one step closer to helping ovarian cancer patients like Christine Sable.
Marketing Death: Installation Exposes Tobacco Companies' Tactics
Mark Lung Cancer Awareness Month by visiting an informative new museum exhibit showcasing the dangerous tactics used by the tobacco industry.

Donor Impact

Targeting Pancreatic Cancer with "See and Treat" Technology
A new "tracing agent" could lead to better outcomes and fewer side effects for those facing pancreatic cancer.

Video Spotlight

Tracking the Clues to Lung Cancer's Mysteries
Learn more about one family's experience with lung cancer—and how their efforts could help patients around the world.

Audio Spotlight

Lung Cancer: the Importance of Awareness and Early Detection
Dr. Mary Reid and patients from the Stacey Scott Lung Cancer Registry discuss the impact of this program on the November 6 edition of Roswellness Radio.

Roswell Round-Up

Celebrating a Landmark Occasion for Robot-Assisted Surgery
The robot-assisted surgery program at Roswell Park recently celebrated an important milestone.
James Mohler, MD, Senior Vice-President for Translational Research and Chair of the Urology Department
It's Open Enrollment! Have You Considered a Cancer Care Plan?
Some helpful tips to consider when you choose an insurance plan.
Roswell Researchers Awarded NIH Grant for Breast Cancer Study
Scientists to take major step toward developing personalized breast cancer medicine.

Events & Giving Opportunities

Spread Holiday Cheer All Year with the Mug of Hope
There's still time to buy this unique gift for the coffee lovers on your list.
Last Chance for Your Shot at a Dream Car!
Enter today for your chance to take home a mint-condition vintage car.
Get Your Jeans Ready for Denim and Diamonds 2010
Plan on a trip to France to beat the winter blues...without leaving Western New York!
Save Lives and Inspire Hope with a Holiday Gift
Cancer patients are in the fight of their lives. See what a difference your gift can make this holiday season.

Business Partner of the Month

Thanks to the support of Azerty, the season is a little brighter for customers of The Paint Box Project! Read more.