Targeting Autophagy in the Treatment of Glioblastoma

  • Nov 24, 2019
  • 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Join Venkata Maidhar Yenugonda, M.Phil, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Translational Neurosciences and Neurotherapeutics, and Director of Drug Discovery and Nanomedicine Research Program at the John Wayne Cancer Institute, at the Society for Neuro-Oncology 2019 Annual Meeting to view his poster presentation, Targeting Autophagy in the Treatment of Glioblastoma.

Bladder Cancer: What You Should Know

  • Nov 9, 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Join the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network and the Urologic Oncology team at the John Wayne Cancer Institute at Providence Saint John’s Health Center, for their free program, Bladder Cancer: What You Should Know. Register today!

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

  • Oct 26, 2019
  • 8:00 AM - 12:00PM

Join Our Team! The Margie Petersen Breast Center (MPBC) at Providence Saint John’s Health Center is participating in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk hosted by the American Cancer Society. Join our team, the MPBC Breasties to help raise awareness and money to fund research, support services, and continue making advancements in early detection methods.

2019 JWCIA Membership Luncheon & Boutique

  • Oct 23, 2019
  • 10:00 AM

Save the date for the John Wayne Cancer Institute Auxiliary Luncheon! Melanie Goldfarb, MD, Director of Endocrine Tumors & Disorders Center at JWCI will be honored with the Angel Award and GritCycle will be honored with the Public Service Award on October 23, 2019.

European Society for Medical Oncology Conference

  • Sep 27, 2019

Join our Urologic Oncologist in Barcelona, Spain on September 27 – October 1, 2019 at the European Society for Medical Oncology Conference. The ESMO Congress brings together clinicians, researchers, patient advocates, journalists, and pharmaceutical industries from all over the world to learn about the latest advances in oncology and translate science to better cancer patient care.

Skin Cancer Prevention

  • Jul 28, 2019
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Skin Cancer Prevention is the Best Protection! Join Steven J. O’Day, MD, Executive Director of the John Wayne Cancer Institute…

Cancer Research: What’s on the horizon for cancer treatment?

  • Jul 10, 2019

Hear the latest in cancer research from Dr. Steven O’Day of the John Wayne Cancer Institute and Dr. Bernard Fox of Earle A. Chiles Research Institute, as they discuss immunotherapy, chemotherapy and more on DashRadio.com with DJ Skee.

Highlights at ASCO 2019 in Melanoma

  • Jun 21, 2019
  • 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM

Steven J. O’Day, MD, Executive Director of the John Wayne Cancer Institute & Cancer Clinic, and Director of Providence Los Angeles Regional Research moderated and presented at the 9th European Post-Chicago Melanoma/Skin Cancer Meeting on June 20-21, 2019 in Munich, Germany. Learn more about his lecture, My Personal Highlights at ASCO 2019 in Melanoma.

Associates for Breast and Prostate Cancer Annual Mother’s Day Luncheon

  • May 9, 2019
  • 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

The Associates for Breast and Prostate Cancer hosted their annual “Mother’s Day Luncheon” on May 9, 2019, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills. This event supports the John Wayne Cancer Institute’s research in advancing the treatment and detection of both breast and prostate cancer.

2019 La Odisea

  • May 4, 2019
  • 6:00 PM

On May 4, 2019, the John Wayne Cancer Institute Auxiliary hosted, La Odisea to benefit cancer research at the John Wayne Cancer Institute. We would like to congratulate Dan Hay for receiving the JWCIA Generation of Hope Award and Santosh Kesari, M.D., Ph.D., on receiving the Duke Special Services Award!