Latest News from the Cancer Institute

  • Judi H Rock On 5 Committee Finalizes September 27th Fundraiser

    Friends and family of a woman from Dunmore who lost her battle with cancer are planning their fifth annual fundraiser, Judi H Rock On 5, to support the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute in her memory.  Judi Hartridge was a vibrant and giving nurse, who passed away after a year-long battle with cancer in December 2007. To […]

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  • Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s Planning Committee Finalizes Cancer Survivors Day

    The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s Cancer Survivors Day Planning Committee have finalized their plans for the 23rd Annual Cancer Survivors Day. All cancer survivors, caregivers, healthcare professionals, family and friends or any individual affected by a cancer diagnosis in northeast Pennsylvania are invited to attend Annual Cancer Survivors Day. Cancer Survivors Day is a dual-location […]

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  • 9th Annual Nancy McCormick Volleyball Tournament Raises $3,500  to Support the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute

      Committee members from the 9th Annual Nancy McCormick Volleyball Tournament recently presented a check for $3,500 to the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. The tournament is hosted each year at Dunmore High School during Memorial Day Weekend by a group of family and friends of the late Nancy McCormick.  Nancy was a teacher, loving wife, […]

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    23rd Annual Cancer Survivors Day Set for September 12th & September 26th

    Cancer survivors, caregivers, oncology medical professionals and healthcare professionals, current patients and anyone affected by a cancer diagnosis are invited to connect and reunite with each other at the 23rd Annual Cancer Survivors Day hosted by the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. This year participants can choose between two locations/dates for the event. Cancer Survivors Day […]

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  • From left to right: Bridget Gilligan, Mick’s Barber Shop; Liza Walton, Mick’s Barber Shop; Tiffany Kominski, largest donor, Michele (Mick) Frigoletto, Mick’s Barber Shop ; Amanda Marchegiani, Northeast Regional Cancer Institute; and Christina Olsommer, Mick’s Barber Shop.

    Mick’s Barber Shop Raises $4,200 at Buzz Off Cancer 2015

    Mick’s Barber Shop in Honesdale, recently hosted Buzz Off Cancer 2015, a special fundraiser that raised $4,200. Buzz Off Cancer 2015 promoted cancer awareness and encouraged individuals to collect pledges from friends and family in return for having their hair or beard buzzed off. The staff at Mick’s Barber Shop volunteered their time at the biennial […]

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  • Benco Dental: CASUAL Day 2015

    Benco Dental Supports CASUAL Day

    Our CASUAL Day campaign would not be possible without the participation and volunteers who serve as team captains. We appreciate your continued support of this campaign and want to highlight your efforts! CASUAL Day team captain, Florence Marchesano of Benco Dental spoke with us on how she got involved with CASUAL Day. How did you first hear […]

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  • United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA on CASUAL Day 2015!

    United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA Supports CASUAL Day!

    Our CASUAL Day campaign would not be possible without the participation and volunteers who serve as team captains. We appreciate your continued support of this campaign and want to highlight your efforts! CASUAL Day team captain, Meredith, at United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania spoke with us on how he got involved with CASUAL Day. Why do […]

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    Thank You TMG Health for Being Part of CASUAL Day 2015!

        Our CASUAL Day campaign would not be possible without the participation and volunteers who serve as team captains. We appreciate your continued support of this campaign and want to highlight your efforts! CASUAL Day team captain, Steve, at TMG Health spoke with us on how he got involved with CASUAL Day. How did you […]

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    Cancer Institute Names Chair for 23rd Annual Cancer Survivors Day

    John Regula was recently named the chair of the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s 23rd Annual Cancer Survivors Day- Honoring, Remembering, Sharing. Google+

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  • Front row, from left to right: Employees from the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute: Karen Saunders, Ann Crisanti, Donna Ahearn, Lisa Wilkins, Michelle Jones, Amanda Marchegiani and Kristie Gallagher.

Back row, from left to right: Stephanie Earl, James Littlejohn, Denise Yatko, Laura Toole, Patricia Lawless, Marilyn White and Marijean McAndrew.

Absent from photo: Stacey Kiss, Carolyn Azzarelli, Pauline Kozik, Kathy Ross, Barbara Cerra, Judith Rose and Samuel Lesko, MD. 

    Northeast Regional Cancer Institute Raises Colon Cancer Awareness  Through Annual C.A.S.U.A.L. Day Campaign

    Campaign Thrives through Exceptional Community Support. Thousands of participants across several counties purchased 5,000 shirts and approximately 3,500 awareness pins as part of the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s 12th annual C.A.S.U.A.L. (Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives) Day, held on March 26, 2015. Google+

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