Roswell Park Cancer Institute

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November 20, 2019 - 3:51 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) - More collaboration between Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center and Roswell Park is in the works thanks to a major donation from the Golisano Foundation. Memorial and Roswell Park, along with the Golisano Foundation have announced a $1.5 million donation speahheaded by...
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April 23, 2018 - 10:43 pm
Amherst, N.Y. (WBEN) - Cancer Patients of CCS Oncology are scrambling to find a new provider with the sudden closing. Roswell Park held a community patient forum at their Amherst Center to provide any assistance and answer any questions the patients may have. Tom Burns of Pendleton has been through...
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Tim Wenger
March 11, 2018 - 4:31 pm
Every business has an unsung hero or two. Someone who shows up for work each day, does their job, and quietly keeps things running smoothly and gets done what needs to get done. In the radio industry, were have a lot of people who do integral work but never hear their names or voices on the air...
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Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Richard Root
August 08, 2017 - 3:18 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) — Roswell Park Cancer Institute has been named a Best Hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. They ranked 33rd among nearly 900 cancer hospitals reviewed nationwide for the annual Best Hospitals rankings. Roswell Park was also recognized as high-performing within two...
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Mike Baggerman
July 25, 2017 - 5:07 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Common Council on Tuesday passed legislation which would outlaw the use of tobacco products at all City of Buffalo parks with the exception of designated smoking areas. It was one of the major agenda items addressed by the common council in their its final meeting...
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Mike Baggerman
July 20, 2017 - 11:31 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Senator John McCain is currently recovering from a surgery to remove a malignant brain tumor, but according to Roswell Park Cancer Institute's Chief of Neuro-Oncology, Dr. Laszlo Mechtler, it's a good prognosis for the 80-year-old senator. "Our patients leave the hospital in...
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The 11 day power play, a charity hockey game that has already raised over $1 million enters the Guiness Book of World Records this morning. The effort which is exactly as it sound-- a marathon amateur hockey game- became e world's longest game at 7:04 am Monday morning. Players continued to play...
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Mike Baggerman
June 23, 2017 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Ride for Roswell returns for its 22nd year this weekend. The annual event began in 1996 and raises money for Roswell Park Cancer Institute in the effort to find a cure for cancer. Terry Bourgeois is a steering team member for Ride for Roswell. He first participated in the...
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