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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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Meet the 2019 Exito! Latino Cancer Research Trainees

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 11:27

Program leaders have selected 25 aspiring Latino researchers from across the nation to join the 2019 cohort of Éxito! Latino Cancer Research Leadership Training at UT Health San Antonio.

In Diverse Schools, Latinos Have Better Heart Health

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 10:15

Latino and other students of color who attend schools that emphasize the value of diversity show better heart health than peers whose schools without such values, according to a new study.

The Sad Reason More Latino Kids Don’t Participate in School Sports, Activities

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 13:44

Nearly 21% of Latino parents said their middle- and high-school children would not participate in any school activities in 2018-19, a higher rate than parents overall (18%), according to the

The Eye-Popping Surge of Latino-Serving Colleges, Universities

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 08:24

The number of Latino or Hispanic-serving colleges and universities has risen 98% in the past 10 years, from 264 in 2007 to 523 in 2018, according to a new report by Excelencia in E

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