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Éxito! Latino Cancer Research Leadership Training is a program of the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at UT Health San Antonio to offer an annual summer institute and internships to increase the number of master’s-degree-level Latinos who pursue a doctoral degree and a career in Latino health disparities and cancer control research. Learn more here.

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Bacon, Hot Dogs, Nutella: Are Your Fave Foods a Cancer Risk?

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 08:21

In the past few years, some foods beloved by Latinos and many other Americans have come under fire by scientific studies for their link to increased cancer risk.
Even Nutella.

Marisabel Afanador: Helping ‘Las Mujeres de la Isla’

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 08:41

Editor’s Note: This is the story of a graduate of the 2016 Èxito! Latino Cancer Research Leadership Training program. Apply now for 2017 by March 6.

Rosario Silva: Helping Latinos Access Healthcare

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 15:51

Editor’s Note: This is the story of a graduate of the 2016 Èxito! Latino Cancer Research Leadership Training program. Apply now for 2017 by March 6.

Latina Researcher, Cancer Experts Back New HPV Vaccine Guidelines

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 08:59

Vaccinating pre-teens against human papillomavirus (HPV) is easier with new CDC guidelines, which recommends two HPV shots for younger adolescents instead of three.

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