Mission: Through excellence in cancer research, education, and community engagement, the Partnership between the University of Puerto Rico and the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center aims to reduce health disparities derived from infection-driven malignancies in Texas and Puerto Rico, and increase the number of Hispanics pursuing careers in cancer research. The overarching goal of the Partnership is to achieve that the University of Puerto Rico Comprehensive Cancer Center becomes an NCI-designated cancer center.
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Partnership for Excellence in Cancer Research
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Medical Sciences Campus at UPR
U54 Partnership for Excellence in Cancer ResearchTelephone(787)-772-8300 Exts. (1119, 1150)AddressPMB 371 PO Box 70344 San Juan, PR 00936-8344