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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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Melawhy Garcia: Éxito! Connected Me to Other Latino Professionals

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 11:27

Dr. Melawhy Garcia wanted to elevate her work to improve health among Latinos in California by applying for PhD programs, but she wasn’t sure about it.
She wanted to hear from experienced faculty and scholars about what the process would be like.

Inside the U.S. Government’s New Investment in Latino Education

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 12:48

Education is critical in childhood development, yet Latino kids across the U.S. face systemic injustices in their schools and communities.

Natalicio Serrano: What Éxito! Taught Me About Latino Representation in Academia

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 09:47

Natalicio Serrano wasn’t sure he wanted to get a PhD.
He knew the journey would be difficult, especially as a Latino going into a field with little representation.

Ellen Ochoa: The First Latina Astronaut to Go into Space

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 08:12

In 1993, Ellen Ochoa became the first Latino person in space.

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