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Fluke or Fate? Chance Meeting at a Bills Game Leads to an Enduring Love and Support

Fluke or Fate? Chance Meeting at a Bills Game Leads to an Enduring Love and Support

When Marcia Hilliard took up a friend’s offer to go to a Buffalo Bills game, she had no idea how it would change her life forever – but she’s so glad it did. 

A Lifetime of Love Helps Fairport Couple after Cancer Diagnosis

A Lifetime of Love Helps Fairport Couple after Cancer Diagnosis

What’s the secret to a marriage that’s lasted more than 56 years? Doug Whitney says respect, forgiveness, listening and lots of love - especially after Doug was diagnosed with glioblastoma. 

Nurse Scientist Partnership Drawing More Nurses into Research

Nurse Scientist Partnership Drawing More Nurses into Research

In a collaborative effort, Wilmot and the University of Rochester School of Nursing support nurse-initiated research programs through the development of the Oncology Nurse Scientist Partnership. 

Wilmot Cancer Research Fellowship Supports ‘Trajectory of Learning’

Wilmot Cancer Research Fellowship Supports ‘Trajectory of Learning’

Wilmot’s support for education continues beyond formal medical and scientific training to professional development for faculty and staff. A special mechanism is devoted to this kind of ongoing training: the Wilmot Cancer Research Fellowship is for physicians who have completed their post-graduate training and are on the cusp of their research careers.

Driving Away Fear, Improving Outcomes for Children Receiving Radiation

Driving Away Fear, Improving Outcomes for Children Receiving Radiation

Working with pediatric patients in Radiation Oncology, Julie Natale, R.N., B.S.N., noticed the fear that would set in when it was time for treatment. She wanted to help so she asked: How could we make this different?