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Roswell Park Cancer Institute, State University of NY

Background Dr. Roswell Park, a physician and professor of surgery at the University of Buffalo School of Medicine, founded the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in 1898. The establishment of Roswell Park Cancer Institute as an institute of treatment and cancer research was the first of its kind in the world. In 1904, the Institute initiated the first chemotherapy program world history. Roswell Park Cancer Institute has been awarded status as a National Cancer Institute comprehensive center since 1974. To date, the hospital [...] For more information please visit


Elm & Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263


NCI Center:
This facility has been designated as an NCI center.
Mesothelioma Center:
iconThis facility has been designated as a mesothelioma center.
Mesothelioma Treatment Section:
Mesothelioma Treatments
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