Saint John’s Health Center
Saint John’s Health Center – 2121 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404 (map & directions)
Saint John’s Cancer Institute is renowned for advancing therapeutics, translational science, and establishing standards of care. We foster robust fellowship programs, implement and initiate clinical trials, and collaborate with academic and industry partners worldwide.Read More
Saint John’s Cancer Institute (SJCI) is a pioneer in drug discovery, therapeutics, clinical trials, and research. SJCI established the Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy under the late Dr. Donald L. Morton, which has become the standard of lymph node care for melanoma and breast cancer worldwide.
Today, our patients continue to have access to innovative treatments, therapeutics, and trials. We are at the forefront of understanding the biology of cancer as well as expanding treatment for under-served communities.Learn More
“Management [of pancreatic cancer] requires a multi-disciplinary team…It’s no specialty alone that helps cure pancreas cancer.”
– Anton Bilchik, M.D., Ph.D., MBA, FACS
BLOG & VIDEO (2:37): Hear from the Expert: Pancreatic Cancer Prevention
BLOG: New Precision Medicine Breast Cancer Clinical Trials Open, and Actively Recruiting.
“We have had prior evidence that it may have anti-cancer activity in patients with early-stage prostate cancer.”
– Przemyslaw Twardowski, M.D., Principal Investigator
BLOG & VIDEO (5:43): What is it like to Participate in a Clinical Trial?
“He was ahead of his peers in anticipating the genetics era of cancer research, for decades he carefully maintained archival specimen resource for correlative translational studies.”
– Laura Morton Rowe, Chief Human Resources Officer, Saint John’s Health Center
The Breast Surgical Oncology Fellowship at the Saint John’s Cancer Institute provides a diverse and comprehensive exposure to the multidisciplinary aspects of breast cancer care and benign breast disease over a one-year time period with a potential second year for continuation of clinical or basic science research.LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS FELLOWSHIP
With a longstanding history of excellence in multidisciplinary cancer care and research, the Saint John’s Cancer Institute continues its legacy in surgical oncology through the Donald L. Morton Complex General Surgical Oncology Fellowship.Learn more about this fellowship
This training program focuses on endonasal endoscopic and keyhole surgical approaches, neuro-endoscopy, pituitary tumor management and multimodality neuro-oncology treatments.Learn more about this fellowship
As pioneers in translational studies on “liquid biopsies” involving circulating tumor cells in multiple types of solid tumors, the fellowship program also consists of studying epigenetic mechanisms regulating solid tumor as well as pharmacogenomics and immunogenomic based prediction of response to therapy.Learn more about this fellowship