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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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Leonel Rodriguez: Helpful Treatment Through a Cancer Clinical Trial

Friday, September 23, 2022 - 07:13

Leonel Rodriguez got some terrible news in November 2019.
Doctors diagnosed Rodriguez, a South Texas resident, with mantle cell lymphoma – an aggressive, rare form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Nina Otero-Warren: A Latina Hero for Women’s Suffrage

Wednesday, September 21, 2022 - 10:04

For Hispanic Heritage Month, we honor a Latina who dedicated her life to the advancement of Latinos and other disadvantaged groups: Nina Otero-Warren.

Dr. Ildaura Murillo-Rohde: Latina Led Push for Diversity in Nursing

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - 07:32

During Hispanic Heritage Month, Salud America! is celebrating Latino trailblazers, historical figures, and inspirational stories.
In this article spotlight, we will recognize Ildaura Murillo-Rohde, PhD, RN, FAAN.

Franklin Chang Diaz: The First Latino in Space

Friday, September 16, 2022 - 07:40

In childhood, many of us gazed into the night sky to glimpse a shooting star and make a wish.
For Franklin Chang Diaz, he wished to explore the stars.

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