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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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Nicole Serrant Ayes: Improving Access to Cancer Care Services

Friday, January 11, 2019 - 09:07

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: Former Rugby Player Now Tackles Health Disparities

Friday, January 4, 2019 - 10:11

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: Studying Environmental Pollutants and Cancer

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 09:24

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: Working to Solve Latino Health Inequity

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 09:07

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.

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