University at Albany

Program Funds:

Cancer Research Center

For information regarding these funds, please contact the Cancer Research Center.

Cancer Research Endowment
This endowed fund was established to provide support for the Gen*NY*Sis Center for Excellence in Cancer Genomics to support seed funds for new research projects, provide bridge funding to keep research projects viable between grants, support for a research seminar series and biennial meeting as well as travel to outside research conferences, stipends for graduate students, subscriptions to research journals and the hiring of and set-up for new researchers and staff.

Hogarty Family Foundation Lectureship Fund
Established through the generosity of Daniel J. Hogarty and the Hogarty Family Foundation, this fund provides support for a public lecture program through The Gen*NY*Sis Center for Excellence in Cancer Genomics at UAlbany to provide information to the community about a broad range of topics related to cancer, cancer genomics and cancer research.

Massry Cancer Research Fund
Through the generosity of the Massry Charitable Foundation, Morris Massry and Norman Massry, this fund was established to provide support for research and related activities occurring at the Cancer Research Center.

The Carolina DeThomasis Tobia Memorial Endowment
Named in loving memory of “Aunt Carolina” DeThomasis Tobia by Marco DeThomasis and Michael Boots, this endowment will continue to provide funding for studentships, research projects and/or travel to scientific meetings by the students and researchers of UAlbany’s Cancer Research Center. This endowed fund represents Carolina for who she was as person—someone deeply interested in advancing and helping others.