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From our John Wayne Cancer Foundation community.

2018 Gritty Up

To all our GRITTY UP Supporters, thank you for making this year’s event the biggest ever! We are grateful for all of your efforts to fight cancer side by side with John Wayne. Thank you to all of the volunteers, fundraisers, donors, sponsors and GritCycle staff for creating a record setting event. Bike reservations and […]


OC Marathon 2018

This year Team John Wayne and the John Wayne Cancer Foundation had one of the most remarkable OC Marathon’s to date! The Mile 10 Water Station (aka Waterin’ Hole) was bigger, brighter and louder while the Finish Line Tent hosted some great post-race snacks, refreshments, lounging and photo-taking opportunities.   Thank you to the sponsors […]


JWCI Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program Spotlight: Dr. Vuong

Dr. Vuong, Class of 2018 Dr. Brooke Vuong obtained her medical degree from the University of California, Davis School of Medicine and then completed surgical internship and residency training at Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles.   Dr. Vuong’s general surgery research has included a thorough examination of bile duct injuries during cholecystectomy in a large managed health […]