Roswell Park Launches Groundbreaking Program for Young Adults

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Kickoff for Center of Excellence for Adolescents and Young Adults with CancerPictured are (left to right): Dean Miller of The Steadfast Foundation, cancer survivors Kali Mordaunt and Kevin Garvey, III, and Dr. Lynda Beaupin.

On Friday, February 11, 2011, RPCI announced the kickoff of its new Center of Excellence for Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) with Cancer. This new initiative, funded by Ryan Miller's Steadfast Foundation, will address the medical, social, psychological, cultural and educational needs of young adults (ages 15 to 29) facing cancer. Lynda Beaupin, MD, has been named the coordinator of the AYA program, which is the first of its kind in New York State!

Read more about this exciting new programĀ here.