Thank You to
The Gene Vance Jr. Foundation for your commitment to harnessing and leveraging technology and advances in medical science for the betterment of patients with trauma, especially our wounded warriors.
Our country, and the world, is fortunate to have you
making a difference.
VICE ADMIRAL (Ret.)
MATTHEW L. NATHAN, MD, FACP, FACHE
37th Surgeon General of the US Navy
Gene Vance Jr. Foundation is leading a nationwide effort in service of our nation that advances the quality of care posssible...
Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
L. SCOTT LEVIN, MD, FACS
Orthopeadic, Hand, Reconstructive
and Plastic Surgeon
Paul B. Magnuson Professor of
Bone and Joint Surgery
Professor of Plastic Surgery in Surgery
Developer of Orthoplastic Surgery
I Applaud your commitment to those that have made the ultimate sacrifice for our Nation & fellow man. Truly upright. As one who has had many friends pay the ultimate cost in these wars, I thank The Gene Vance Jr. Foundation from the bottom of my heart.
Double Amputee who climbed
to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro
18 months after losing both legs.
The finest honor for anyone in uniform is being remembered
through the advancement of care for fellow Service members.
The hard work and perseverance the Gene Vance Jr. Foundation
brings to this arena is an example to all.
REAR ADMIRAL (Reti.)
THOMAS R. CULLISON M.D.
We share a common goal. The Gene Vance Jr Foundation is focused on providing innovative support capable of transforming the
quality of life for the severely injured, especially wounded veterans and
Director, Plastic Surgery Transplantation
Brigham and Women's Hospital
BOHDAN POMAHAC MD
Director, Burn Center BWH
Professor Harvard Medical School
Gene's life was ended far too early, but his memory lives on through the impact he made on all our lives. As a mother, I can only imagine the heart ache…
SSG Vance’s legacy lives on through numerous designations, such as the Gene Vance Jr. Foundation, which provides much-needed support to wounded veterans and their families.
SHELLEY MOORE CAPITO
United States Senator
Gene Vance Jr. Foundation
has had a tremendous impact on those service members whose injuries require highly subspecialized care. Leading edge advances in medicine of great benefit to all ...
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
ALEXANDER Y. SHIN, M.D.
Orthopeadic and Hand Surgeon
Professor and Consultant of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director, Hand Surgery Fellowship Program
Former Navy Surgeon
"Gene Vance, like thousands of others, was called away to serve his country and made the ultimate sacrifice.
Now, nothing can change that.
I want every American to think about that..."