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Genetics is changing the face of cancer treatment - especially when it comes to lung cancer. There are some very exciting things happening at Roswell Park in this field! Dr. Johnson explains on our blog today! 

https://www.roswellpark.org/cancertalk/201407/lung-cancer-genomics-hope-or-hype
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Check out our blog today to hear a little bit about the history of immunotherapy and the important advances being made at Roswell Park as Immunotherapy Awareness Month comes to a close.
https://www.roswellpark.org/cancertalk/201406/immunotherapy-progress-roswell-park
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Faculty and staff of our Center for Immunotherapy joined together today in support of the #WHITEOUTCANCER effort led by the Cancer Research Institute. Looking good Team!
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"Show Us Your Card!" This exciting collaboration with The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation allows biliary cancer patients to print potentially life-saving emergency information cards. Dr. Renuka Iyer, co-director of our Liver & Pancreas Tumor Program, explains on our blog: https://www.roswellpark.org/cancertalk/201406/infection-or-obstruction-urgent-care-needs-following-bile-duct-cancer-treatment
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Dr. Robert Lohman, Associate Professor of Oncology in the Department of Head and Neck Surgery/Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, discusses the reconstructive options women face following a mastectomy and the considerations that impact their decision now on RPCI Cancer Talk. https://www.roswellpark.org/cancertalk/201405/life-after-mastectomy-your-breast-reconstruction-options
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Every month we highlight the various cancer and cancer-related awareness designations on our website. Check out http://www.RoswellPark.org/awareness this month for resources on skin cancer, brain tumors, cancer research, oncology nursing and women's health!
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Today is Melanoma Monday! Do yourself and your loved ones a favor - watch and share this clip of Dr. Nikhil Khushalani talking melanoma prevention on Winging It! Buffalo Style this morning. http://cw23.com/2014/05/05/melanoma-monday/
Dr. Nikhil Khushalani from Roswell Park Cancer Institute joined us on the couch this morning to discuss the effects melanoma can have on patients. Dr. Khushalani says that melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer, affecting nearly 75,000 people every year. It is caused by an overexposure to the sun and its harmful Ultra-Violet…
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RPCI is very excited to announce that we have earned the renewal of the prestigious Cancer Center Support Grant from The National Cancer Institute! The awarding of this noteworthy designation extends our status as an NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center — the only one in Upstate New York, and one of only 41 in the entire nation. Thank you to all RPCI faculty/staff and federal, state and local leaders that came out to hear our big news.

https://www.roswellpark.org/media/news/roswell-park-cancer-institute-receives-outstanding-distinction-recognized-national
The National Cancer Institute has renewed the coveted and prestigious Cancer Center Support Grant to Roswell Park Cancer Institute following an in-depth peer review by cancer experts from around the United States.
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Share the word with any past patients you know! Dr. Martin Brecher is retiring and we'll be honoring his 40 years of service on June 18. https://www.facebook.com/events/324819467670321/
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Help Roswell Park win $1,000 by voting for our 2014 Buffalo J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge t-shirt design! Go to http://www.jpmorganchasecc.com/tshirt/poll.php?city_id=7 and vote as much as you can by Friday, June 13! You can vote once every 24 hours -- please spread the word! #TeamRoswell
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Meet Jacob. An RN on our Pediatric Team, one of our first DAISY Foundation Award Winners and a cancer survivor, Jake will be sharing his unique perspective and advice for other AYA cancer patients each month on our blog. 
https://www.roswellpark.org/cancertalk/201405/fighting-cancer-one-goal-time
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The Insane Inflatable 5K is coming to Buffalo August 9, and Roswell Park is the charity sponsor! Get a sneak peek of the fun heading our way: http://youtu.be/rn9CxBuDmXI
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We have been committed to one mission since 1898: To understand, prevent and cure cancer. Roswell Park in Buffalo, NY, is the only upstate New York facility to hold the National Cancer Center designation of "comprehensive cancer center" and to serve as a member of the prestigious National Comprehensive Cancer Network. Our research and clinical teams help craft national guidelines for cancer care and are working every day on groundbreaking research.

We provide complete cancer care, from high-risk cancer assessments and genetics counseling to the latest advances in cancer treatment and survivorship programs. 

Learn more about our seals of quality and unwavering dedication to our mission at http://www.RoswellPark.org/