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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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Natalie Alfaro-Perez: Hard-working Advocate for Latino Health

Friday, November 16, 2018 - 08:33

Natalie Alfaro-Perez wasn’t spoiled growing up.
In fact, her parents already had her mowing the lawn at age 8, among other chores. This instilled in her a hard-working attitude and created in her a determination to achieve success.

Ramirez Named to National Committee on Science Communication

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 07:47

Congratulations to Dr. Amelie G. Ramirez, director of Salud America! at UT Health San Antonio!
Ramirez was named to the National Academies of Medicine’s Standing Committee on Advancing Science Communication Research and Practice on Nov. 7, 2018.

Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans 2nd Edition

Monday, November 12, 2018 - 10:17

On November 12, 2018, the second edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans was released by the U.S.

Emanuelle Dias: Using Research & Advocacy to Help At-Risk People

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 09:12

Emanuelle Dias, a proud Brazilian who grew up in Florida, has seen cancer affect her mom and grandma, which has driven her to dive into public health.

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