Two researchers at Roswell Park Cancer Institute recently received grants totaling more than $2 million [$2,420,152] from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to investigate an underlying cause of why some breast cancers recur and to develop a new treatment for melanoma.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) released the following statement in response to Donald Trump, Jr.’s actions and emails released today:
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced three federal grants totaling over $2.42 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for nurse training programs at the University at Buffalo (UB) and community health services in Western New York.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced the Congress on Your Corner schedule for the month of July. Through the program, staff from Congressman Higgins’ office are available at satellite sites throughout the district to better serve the needs of constituents.
The July Congress on Your Corner schedule is available below:
Tuesday, July 11th
Congressman Brian Higgins released the following statement related to the Urban Land Institute’s Advisory Services Panel process, focusing on the Buffalo Central Terminal, slated for next week:
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) expressed great concern that President Trump’s rollback of United States policies with Cuba implemented under President Obama that opened up new opportunities for trade, tourism and business relationships between the two nations may hurt the United States economy and threaten the future of promising cancer research underway at Roswell Park Cancer Institute.
Perry Street stretches from HarborCenter in Downtown Buffalo through the Cobblestone District and into South Buffalo’s Old First Ward. Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) travels the 1.1 mile route frequently and, troubled by the vacant and deteriorating conditions of publicly owned property in the area, is proposing a plan to help the neighborhood reach its great potential.