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Family, Oncology Team Rally Together to get Father to Daughter’s Wedding

Family, Oncology Team Rally Together to get Father to Daughter’s Wedding

Marty Lembo has always done whatever he needed to do to be there for his kids. He was there for all their milestones — coming home from the hospital, their first day of kindergarten, teaching them to drive. When he found out just a couple months before his daughter’s wedding in 2017 that his colon cancer had progressed, he was devastated but determined.

Radiation Patients Can Herald the End of Treatment with New Bell

Radiation Patients Can Herald the End of Treatment with New Bell

Donated by Mike Mager, who underwent 33 radiation treatments at Wilmot, the bell signifies hope, strength and the beginning of a new chapter for patients.

Finding Cancer's Fingerprint

Finding Cancer's Fingerprint

In cancer, pathology plays a key role in determining treatment options. Using a microscope to examine cells and tissue collected from a biopsy, pathologists can identify what type of cancer a patient has and its stage. For decades, that was enough information for oncologists to predict the likely course of the disease and to plan treatment. 

The Story of Brain Mapping

The Story of Brain Mapping

How new science is helping surgeons remove tumors without disrupting a patient's livelihood

Celebrating Nurse Scientists

Celebrating Nurse Scientists

Patients prosper when the "bench" is stationed at the "bedside"