Sandra C. Genco Excellence in Oncology Nursing Award

This award recognizes a Roswell Park Cancer Institute Registered Nurse, in a direct patient care role, who has made a positive difference in the life of a patient/family experiencing cancer by demonstrating compassion and respect for the patient’s individual needs and goals.


Nominated nurses must be currently employed as a Registered Nurse at Roswell Park with 3 years of oncology nursing experience and a minimum of 75% of his or her responsibilities devoted to direct patient care. Previous recipients of this award are not eligible.


Annual award of $1,500 is presented on an annual basis.

To Nominate a Nurse

Nominations may be received from any patient and/or patient’s family member or a member of the Institute staff or faculty. Click here for the form.

Please Complete the form and submit to:

Nursing Administration Office, ASB, Room K-132  Roswell Park Cancer Institute