Sean Hunter Research In Action Bowl

  • Mar 1, 2020
  • 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Many young people’s lives are affected by brain cancer. The Sean Hunter Research in Action Bowl fundraiser raise awareness and funds for brain cancer research at the John Wayne Cancer Institute under the direction of Dr. Santosh Kesari.

4th Annual NARUS North American Robotic Urology Symposium

  • Feb 8, 2020
  • 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Our urologic oncology surgeons, Timothy G. Wilson, M.D., Professor & Chair of Urologic Oncology, and Jennifer Linehan, M.D., Associate Professor of Urologic Oncology, presented at the 4th Annual NARUS North American Robotic Urology Symposium on February 6 – 8, 2020 about the latest advancements and techniques of robotic surgery for prostate and bladder cancer.

PARP inhibitor therapy: A paradigm shift in the treatment of metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer

  • Jan 12, 2020
  • 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Przemyslaw Twardowski M.D., Professor of Medical Oncology presented at the Hong Kong Society of Uro-oncology Scientific Meeting. Learn about his presentation findings for prostate cancer treatment.

Small Molecule Targeting Regulated Cell Death Pathways in Treating Triple Negative Breast Cancer

  • Dec 14, 2019
  • 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Venkata Yenugonda, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Translational Neurosciences and Neurotherapeutics, and Director of Drug Discovery and Nanomedicine Research Program at JWCI, presented at the 2019 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium®. Learn more about his poster presentation: Small Molecule Targeting Regulated Cell Death Pathways in Treating Triple Negative Breast Cancer.

Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Clinical Trials

  • Nov 22, 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Marlon Saria, Ph.D, RN, AOCNS, FAAN, oncology clinical nurse specialist, nurse researcher, and director of Neuroscience Quality and Outcomes Research…

Targeting Autophagy in the Treatment of Glioblastoma

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

Venkata 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, presented: Targeting Autophagy in the Treatment of Glioblastoma, at the Society for Neuro-Oncology 2019 Annual Meeting.

Lung Cancer Survivors Day

  • Nov 16, 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Robert McKenna, M.D., and the Minimally Invasive Chest Surgery and Thoracic Surgical Oncology team celebrated Lung Cancer Survivors Day. Learn what’s new in thoracic oncology including, cancer support services and the latest updates in lung cancer screening. RSVP today!

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

Thank you to everyone that joined our team, the MPBC Breasties to help raise awareness for breast cancer at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk hosted by the American Cancer Society. The funds we raised will go to breast cancer research, support services, and advancements in early detection methods.

2019 JWCIA Membership Luncheon & Boutique

  • Oct 23, 2019
  • 10:00 AM

On October 23, 2019, the John Wayne Cancer Institute Auxiliary (JWCIA) hosted their annual Membership Luncheon & Boutique! Melanie Goldfarb, MD, Director of Endocrine Tumors & Disorders Center at JWCI was honored with the Angel Award and GritCycle was honored with the Public Service Award.