Latest News from the Cancer Institute

  • Nancy McCormick Volleyball Tournament 2015

    9th Annual Nancy McCormick Volleyball Tournament This Weekend!

    There is still time to get involved with the 9th Annual Nancy McCormick Memorial Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, May 23rd at 9AM at Dunmore High School. This event will occur rain or shine. You can register a team online here. Entertainment and Food will be provided by DJ Cadillac and What the Fork! There will also […]

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    TCMC students “buzz off” to benefit NRCI

     Left to right: Bryan Frailey of Williamsport, Evan Frigoletto of Honesdale, Jack Ellis of Dallas, and Matthew Moran of Stoneham, MA, all members of TCMC’s Master of Biomedical Sciences (MBS) Class of 2015, have formed a team to raise money for “Buzz Off Cancer.” This event, hosted by Mick’s Barber Shop, 511 Main Street, Honesdale, […]

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  •  From left to right: Chuck Morgan, WNEP General Manager and Karen Saunders, Northeast Regional Cancer Institute President.

    WNEP-TV Supports Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s Colon Cancer Awareness Campaign

    The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute recently recognized WNEP-TV for its support to the Cancer Institute’s annual colon cancer awareness campaign, C.A.S.U.A.L. Day (Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives). C.A.S.U.A.L. Day is a dress down day held at the end of March to raise awareness about colon cancer in northeast Pennsylvania and spread the word about […]

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    Cancer Institute Names Registry Staff Assistant

    Linda Hirjak, of Dickson City, has joined the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute as a registry staff assistant. She is responsible for maintaining the Cancer Registry, assisting the Vice President of Registry Services, as well as general administrative duties. Linda has over 20 years of customer service and administrative experience. She received a Microsoft Office Specialist certificate from […]

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    TCMC Offers Free Skin Cancer Screening on Saturday, April 18th

    Free Skin Cancer Screening at TCMC in Scranton on Saturday 4/18 from 9am-Noon! Call 570-955-1313 to reserve your appointment today. Google+

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    Lackawanna Trail Student Raises $572 for Northeast Regional Cancer Institute

    Taryn Matti, a senior at Lackawanna Trail High School, recently completed her senior project by raising money for the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. Her senior project was called “Join the Pride Against Colon Cancer” to spread awareness about colon cancer which is a deadly yet preventable disease. Taryn’s project consisted of t-shirt sales and donations from her school and […]

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    North Pocono High School Student Raises Over $660 for Senior Project

    Danielle Zadzura, a senior at North Pocono High School, recently donated $663.14 to the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute as part of her senior project. Danielle arranged a cancer benefit at Kay’s Italian Restaurant in October 2014 where she was able to receive 10% of the proceeds from their sales. In addition to this, Danielle asked […]

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  • From left to right: Theodore Uroskie, MD, C.A.S.U.A.L. Day Co-Chair; Meegan Possemato, Manager of Business Development at One Point; Amanda Marchegiani, Community Relations Coordinator at Northeast Regional Cancer Institute and Derry Bird, C.A.S.U.A.L. Day committee member. 

    Northeast Regional Cancer Institute C.A.S.U.A.L. Day Committee Finalizes Plans

    Members from the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s C.A.S.U.A.L. (Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives) Day planning committee are preparing for the 12th annual colon cancer awareness campaign. The event is set for Thursday, March 26th. C.A.S.U.A.L. Day is held in memory of Helen Phillips, a local woman who died from colon cancer in 2002.  It […]

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    Cancer Institute Welcomes Regula, Farrell, Belleman & Aquilina to Board of Directors

    Jackie Brozena, Chair of the Board of Directors of the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute, recently announced the appointments of John Regula, Timothy Farrell, M.D., Mindy Torbik-Belleman and Anthony Aquilina, D.O. to the Board of Directors. Mindy Torbik-Belleman MS, RN, is the Chief Nursing Officer at Regional Hospital of Scranton. Prior to this position, Mindy has worked […]

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     12th Annual C.A.S.U.A.L. Day Co-Chairs Named 

    Theodore Uroskie, MD and Q. Thomas Novinger, MD, MBA were recently named co-chairs for the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s 12th Annual C.A.S.U.A.L. (Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives) Day. Theodore Uroskie, MD, of Clarks Green, is a retired obstetrician/gynecologist. He has volunteered for the local Disaster Action of the Red Cross, Disaster Health Service […]

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