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