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4th Annual Walk/Run to Benefit Colon Cancer Education, Research »
April 17, 2015

UR Medicine’s Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology will sponsor the 4th annual Strollin’ for the Colon 5K Walk/Run beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 2, at the Village Park, Main St., Geneseo.

Tears Shed as Heart Transplant Recipient Meets Young Donor's Family » Video Available
April 16, 2015

Nervous excitement was building as Claude Brown prepared to meet the family of his heart donor. The Lockport-area man received the gift of life in 2010 at UR Medicine’s Strong Memorial Hospital after suffering with congestive heart failure.

$2 Million Gift Will Create Regional Cancer Center Serving Dansville, Wellsville, Hornell »
April 15, 2015

Representatives from UR Medicine’s Wilmot Cancer Institute, Noyes Health, Jones Memorial Hospital and UR Medicine Radiation Oncology in Hornell announced today that they are collaborating to develop a regional cancer center based in Dansville. A $2 million gift from Ann and Carl Myers of Springwater, Livingston County, will be used to help construct...

Crush Cancer Concert Continues to Give Back in Third Year »
April 13, 2015

The third annual Crush Cancer Concert, held in memory of Hannah Metzler, a UR Medicine Golisano Children’s Hospital patient, will kick off at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at the Fairport High School auditorium.

UR Medicine Heart Team Uses 3D Printing to Save Woman’s Life »
April 13, 2015

A constellation of technological advances helped UR Medicine-led heart specialists save the life of an aging Brighton woman. They used a three-dimensional (3D) print of her heart along with a non-surgical technique to safely replace a failing heart valve.

Lawrence and Rita Chessin Establish Professorship in Infectious Diseases »
April 13, 2015

Lawrence N. and Rita R. Chessin, whose ties with the University of Rochester date back to 1954, have committed $1.5 million to support an endowed professorship in infectious diseases at the University of Rochester Medical Center.