Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center's revolutionary model of a “multidisciplinary approach” to cancer — with scientists and clinicians working in concert and in consult — has become the standard by which all modern-day comprehensive cancer centers are measured.

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120+ years of groundbreaking discoveries – and hope.

In 1898, Dr. Roswell Park founded the first institution in the world to focus exclusively on cancer research.

Since then, we’ve been a model for cancer research centers around the world – and we’re continually expanding and transforming cancer science in ways our founder could only have imagined.

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Reducing the cancer burden on Indigenous peoples everywhere

The Department of Indigenous Cancer Health at Roswell Park fuses multidisciplinary expertise and generational knowledge to create a culturally-attuned continuum of cancer care – from prevention through survivorship.

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Chief Scientific Operations Officer