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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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Latina Communicator Uses Expertise to Advocate for Her Community

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 08:41

Finding the right message has always been important to Maria Alvarez.

Norma Gonzalez: A Rising Social Justice Advocate for Latinos

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 13:22

Growing up as a “Southsider” in the 63% Latino city of San Antonio, Norma Gonzalez witnessed firsthand many socioeconomic and educational disparities.
This gave her a clear passion for and sense of social justice.

Lucero Silva: Standing Up for Latina Health Issues

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 15:06

Raised by a strong, single mom, Lucero Silva is a first-generation Mexican-American student who is dedicated to pushing for better health for Latinas.

Julissa Marin: Lending a Hand for Better Healthcare Systems

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 13:47

Just like her three-legged, good-luck Chilean pig that perhaps “gave up one of its legs to help others,” Julissa Marin is always looking to lend a hand wherever she goes.
That includes lending a hand to improve healthcare systems.

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