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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 Latinos who pursue a doctoral degree and a career researching Latino health disparities. Learn more here.

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Jeslie Ramos Cartagena: Taking Aim at Latino Cancer, One Flat Tire at a Time

Monday, December 9, 2019 - 13:08

When many people get a flat tire, they call Triple-A for help.
Well, Jeslie Ramos Cartagena can change her own flat tire, thanks to her single mom, who raised her and taught her many practical skills, none more important than “independence.”

Stacy Cantu-Pawlik: Shining Brightly for Latino Health Equity

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 09:01

Like the bright velas (candles) her grandmother lit as a sign of her strong Catholic faith, Stacy Cantu-Pawlik is shining as a researcher and advocate for Latino health equity.

Annie Guardado: Big, Optimistic Plans for Boosting Population Health

Monday, November 25, 2019 - 12:56

Optimism has always kept Annie Guardado moving forward.
She kept her optimism even seeing her parents and family struggle as U.S. immigrants from Honduras and Nicaragua.

Nelybeth Santiago Yance: Dedicated to Improving Health in Puerto Rico

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 13:43

Like her humble papi in Puerto Rico, Nelybeth Santiago Yance wants to help others.

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