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Free Mammograms for Uninsured at Anthony Jordan in October, November

October 21, 2014

Free Mammograms for Uninsured at Anthony Jordan in October, November UR Medicine Breast Imaging and Cancer Services Program of Monroe County are offering free mammograms to eligible, uninsured women at the Anthony L. Jordan Health Center on Thursday, October 30 and Thursday, November 20 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Wilmot Awarded $3M to Study Yoga for Cancer-Related Insomnia

October 14, 2014

Wilmot Awarded $3M to Study Yoga for Cancer-Related Insomnia Armed with a $3.1 million grant from the National Cancer Institute, the Wilmot Cancer Institute is launching the first study ever to test whether a unique yoga therapy can treat insomnia among cancer survivors just as well as cognitive behavioral therapy, the current gold-standard treatment.

Wilmot Scientist Earns Exceptional Investigator Award to Study Chemo-Brain

October 06, 2014

Wilmot Scientist Earns Exceptional Investigator Award to Study Chemo-Brain Michelle C. Janelsins, Ph.D., M.P.H., of UR Medicine’s Wilmot Cancer Institute, has received an NIH Director’s New Innovator Award, the highest honor conferred by the National Institutes of Health for young investigators. The five-year grant is for $2.3 million.

Free Mammography Screenings Oct. 11

October 06, 2014

UR Medicine Breast Imaging is offering free mammograms to uninsured and underinsured women from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 11 at two locations: at Highland Breast Imaging in Henrietta and at Strong West in Brockport. The screenings are offered in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.


 

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