Latest News from the Cancer Institute
January 20, 2017
Northeast Regional Cancer Institute Names Chair for 14th Annual C.A.S.U.A.L. DayTimothy J. Farrell, MD was recently named chair for the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s 14th Annual C.A.S.U.A.L. (Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives) Day. Timothy J. Farrell, MD, of Clarks Summit, is a surgeon for Geisinger Community Medical Center. He is a graduate of Jefferson Medical College of Thomas…
January 16, 2017
Mid Valley High School Boys Varsity Soccer Team Raises $1,100 at “Kicking for a Cause” GameThe Mid Valley High School Boys Varsity Soccer Team hosted their second annual “Kicking for a Cause” soccer game fundraiser in mid-October. This event raised $1,100 for the Judi H Rock On 6 event that benefits the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. The fundraiser included the Mid Valley Boys Varsity Soccer…
January 5, 2017
Cancer Institute Showcases Local Breast Cancer Survivor’s Photograph on Holiday CardSandi Korshnak, a four year breast cancer survivor from Moscow, recently partnered with the Cancer Institute to create the design for the organization’s annual holiday card. The photograph was taken in Roaring Brook Township. Each year, the Cancer Institute invites a local cancer survivor to submit artwork for the cover…
ABOUT THE CANCER INSTITUTE
The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute is a local, non-profit organization working to ease the burden of cancer in Northeastern Pennsylvania. The three main program areas that we focus on are: community and patient services, hospital and practice support services, and cancer surveillance.
The Cancer Institute is unique in that it is an independent, exclusively local entity. This means that we have the flexibility to respond directly to the evolving needs of the community we serve. The Cancer Institute invests all of its resources in this region.Click here to view our 25th Anniversary thank you video.