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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Nicole Serrant Ayes is always up for a challenge.
In fact, she’s already proven this by taking the challenging trek up Machu Picchu.
Ileana Cepeda, a former rugby player, cares about tackling health disparities from many angles, the same type of caring she learned from her abuelita.
Andrea Cruz, raised in Los Angeles but now living in a Midwest U.S. city where she only knows a few Latinos, keeps a rosary to remind her of her culture and her family.
Fatima Frausto’s parents came from Zacatecas and worked very hard to give her a better future and instill in her a love for learning.
This foundation helped propel her to excel in school while learning about public health.