Funding to Fight Cancer

Funding cutting edge cancer research is one of the ways we fight cancer. The John Wayne Cancer Foundation is proud to fund these John Wayne Alumni Fellows’ Research.       Anthony Lucci, MD; University of Texas MD Anderson Research: Mastectomy, microscopic disease, and immune profiling in metastic breast cancer       Richard Essner, […]


JW Alumni Fellow Spotlight: Dr. Partha Ray

Dr. Partha Ray is Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Carle Cancer Center, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL. He was a John Wayne Fellow at the John Wayne Cancer Institute. His current Cancer Research/Clinical Interest is on discovery and validation of theranostic cancer […]


JW Alumni Fellows Spotlight: Dr. Anna Leung

Dr. Anna Leung, is a surgical oncologist and general surgeon in the Department of Surgery at the Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center. Dr. Leung is both an alumni fellow of the John Wayne Cancer Institute (JWCI) and also serves as Assistant Clinical Professor for JWCI. She received her medical degree at Virginia Commonwealth University, […]