Ride for Roswell Registration Now Open

The Ride for Roswell, presented by the West Herr Automotive Group, has launched registration for the 2021 event, which will take place on Saturday, August 7. Thousands of riders and volunteers will participate in the Ride for Roswell to raise funds for cancer research and patient-care programs

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Can Ethnicity Hold Clues to Side Effects in Young Leukemia Patients?

A multidisciplinary research team led by Song Yao, PhD, Professor of Oncology in the Department of Cancer Prevention and Control at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center and Kara Kelly, MD, Chair of the Roswell Park Oishei Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Program, has received a critical grant

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Fighting Cancer in Native and Rural Communities

Today, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation announced a $3.3 million program to address the cancer burden in rural areas and Native Nations across New York State, with an emphasis on the Western New York region. The grant from the Bristol Myers

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Roswell Park Taps New Leaders as Clinical Research Program Expands

For more than 120 years, research at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center has played a prominent role in our mission. Striving to develop groundbreaking treatments that will make a difference for patients not only in our community but worldwide, the center is pleased to announce the promotion

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CELEBRITY SPEAKER SERIES TO BENEFIT THE 2020 RIDE FOR ROSWELL

 COVID-19 derailed plans for Team RPCS (Roswell Park Cessation Services) to host a second annual bowling tournament to raise funds toward the Ride for Roswell. In response, the team members exercised their creativity and turned to celebrity connections to help reach their fundraising goals. Starting Saturday, July 18, the Team RPCS “Celebrity

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Colon Cancer Screening and Education

Univera Healthcare (Univera) has granted $110,000 to Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center (Roswell) in support of colon cancer screening and education. Art Wingerter, President of Univera, announced the gift at Roswell Park with Candace S. Johnson, PhD, Roswell President and CEO; Mary Reid, MSPH, PhD, Director of

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Stop Wearing Medical Gloves

Courtesy of Cancer Talk, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Services Blog It’s become a common sight — wearing medical gloves everywhere — the grocery store, doctor’s appointments, and outings to protect against COVID-19. But it is a practice that medical experts say we should stop. Medical gloves are

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New York Women Power 100 Honors Roswell Park Leaders

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Media company City & State has recognized Roswell Park President and CEO Candace S. Johnson, PhD, and Board of Directors member Leecia Eve, JD, for their leadership and accomplishments, naming them to its annual New York Women Power 100 list. ImageCity & State, which covers government and

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