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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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Gabriela Mistral: First Latina to Win the Nobel Prize in Literature

Tuesday, September 19, 2023 - 07:57

Gabriela Mistral, born as Lucila Godoy Alcayaga in Chile, was the first Latina author to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1945. 
Her poems explore deeply cultural issues of spirituality, heartbreak, death, and childhood.  

Join Komen’s Patient Navigation Training Program

Friday, September 8, 2023 - 08:05

Susan G. Komen, a national breast cancer research and advocacy organization, has launched its Navigation Nation interactive learning community for patient navigators – those who help guide cancer patients to overcome barriers toward quality healthcare. 

How Many Latinos Graduate College?

Tuesday, August 1, 2023 - 07:50

About half of Latinos who enroll in a four-year college do not end up graduating, according to a new analysis from ¡Excelencia in Education! 

#SaludTues 7/11/23: How Do Latino Children Benefit from Preschool?

Monday, June 12, 2023 - 11:52

Over 3.5 million children participated in early childhood programs as of 2020.  
Preschool and other early childhood education programs can greatly benefit children, especially Latino children.  

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