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"It is truly our pleasure to support the Wilmot Distinguished Professorship in Cancer Genomics. I can't wait to see what it will accomplish!”
—Judy Wilmot Linehan
At this year's Discovery Ball, the Wilmot Family announced a gift totaling $4 million from their family and the James P. Wilmot Foundation to support cancer research as part of a $30 million research-focused campaign at UR Medicine.
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Bradford C. Berk, M.D., Ph.D., Gives $1.5 Million to University of Rochester
Bradford C. Berk, M.D., Ph.D., University of Rochester Medical Center and UR Medicine CEO and senior vice president for health services, and his family are giving $1.5 million to the University of Rochester in support of the University’s cardiovascular care, research, and educational efforts.
Wilmot Family and the James P. Wilmot Foundation Give $4 Million for Cancer Research at University of Rochester
Citing a commitment to cancer research that spans three generations of Wilmot family members, new combined gifts totaling $4 million from the Wilmot family and the James P. Wilmot Foundation will support cancer research as part of a $30 million research-focused campaign at UR Medicine.
UR Medicine Launches Wilmot Cancer Institute, $30M Campaign for Cancer Research
UR Medicine today announced the creation of the Wilmot Cancer Institute, a new organizational structure for all of its clinical and research programs in cancer, including its growing network of satellite locations throughout the region. In addition, it announced a $30 million campaign to support cancer research.
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