We trust fact-based research that shows us getting vaccinated will help stop the spread of COVID-19.

It’s okay to be uncertain – nothing about the past year has been easy – but take time to find the answers to your questions and stay informed.

This past year has been hard, but together we are stronger. Let’s start to heal. Help protect yourself, loved ones, and our patients by getting vaccinated as soon as you can. Getting vaccinated will get us back to our normal lives sooner.

Let's Start to Heal.

Learn More About the Vaccines

To help you and your family make an informed decision, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center has compiled the latest information about these preventive vaccines as well as the first-hand perspectives of individuals who have received the vaccine.

Get the Facts

Webinar: Ask the Experts

"Covid-19 Vaccine Updates: What we know now"
"Conocer los Hechos A Bilingual COVID 19 Webinar"

Make sure to check out any previous topics you may have missed!

"I have two grandchildren. I have to stay healthy for them and for myself. I’m currently in treatment but I wasn’t hesitant at all."

Joanna O'Hara Crance
Joanne

"My doctor said, because your immune system is compromised, I’d think about it being beneficial if you got it. Roswell’s got my back!"

Lavon Amos
Lavon

"I’ve had cancer twice. I wanted to make sure I was protecting myself. I wanted to take care of me. We’re human beings. That’s our right."

Marjorie LaBelle
Marjorie

Medical mistrust is real in the minority community.

“Providing people with education and informing them will allow them to make their own decisions — I think that works. People should be educated and empowered.” — Dee Johnson, The Witness Project

Information for At-Risk Communities

Have More Questions?

In an ongoing effort to keep you informed about the COVID-19 vaccines, our list of FAQs contain all of the information that is relevant to you. Our experts explain the science and what you need to know regarding the development of the vaccines, and dispel many of the rumors or misinformation that you may have come across.

Visit Our Vaccine FAQ Page

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You’ve ignited the circle of giving and we are honored to be a part of it. Whether it’s a story of hope, inspiration or a random act of kindness, share your moments of joy with us.


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Share Your Story

You’ve ignited the circle of giving and we are honored to be a part of it. Whether it’s a story of hope, inspiration or a random act of kindness, share your moments of joy with us.


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#LetsStarttoHeal

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The most important thing is that you get vaccinated and protected from COVID-19.

Vaccines are becoming available at pharmacies, hospitals and through local health departments - please contact the provider of your choice to schedule a vaccine appointment. To register online for an appointment at a New York State-run vaccination site, use the Am I Eligible tool.

See If You're Eligible for Vaccination

"This is a testimonial from a patient about getting the vaccine."

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"This is a testimonial from a patient about getting the vaccine."

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"This is a testimonial from a patient about getting the vaccine."

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Your outpouring of support over the past year has done so much good, more than you'll ever know. You've ignited the circle of giving.
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We cannot thank you enough for all that you have given us.
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Together, we're making an impact and fostering hope in our patients throughout our communities because celebrating even the small victories can mean something big.

You have done so much to help us through this pandemic.

You have helped and comforted not only our patients and their families but our staff and their loved ones as well. You have ignited the circle of giving, and we are so grateful to be a part of it and to give back to the community that gives so much to us. This year we were able to hold a food drive, turkey drive and toy drive, helping hundreds of people in our community.

We cannot thank you enough for all that you have given us.

We would not have been able to get through this pandemic without all of you. Every single donation, whether it be food, flowers, masks or monetary funds, has meant more than we could ever put into words. We honor and thank all of our resilient community members, neighbors and incredible patients who have given us so much hope and inspiration during such a difficult time.

“You have to keep fighting and do whatever it takes.”

“I owe my life to Roswell, and I give my doctors all the credit. For some reason, cancer likes my body, but I have to get through this. I don’t have any other choice. I’ll do anything to be there for my children.”

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Roswell Park in the Community

Roswell Park in our Community

Learn more about the many ways the Roswell Park team goes beyond the expected as we fulfill our mission as a comprehensive cancer center that has been part of the fabric of life across Western New York for more than 120 years.

“Because We Care: Roswell Park in our community, 2019-2020" documents educational and community outreach programs that have given back to our neighbors who have given so much to us.

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