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.

Contacts

PMB 371 PO Box 70344 San Juan, PR 00936-8344

uprmdacc@upr.edu

(787)-772-8300 Exts. (1119, 1150)

Infection-driven Malignancy
Program for Advancing Careers and Translational Sciences (IMPACT)
Dear Researchers and students: the UPR/MD Anderson partnership is available if you seek research training, and/or need research space, materials, or support. Please contact us so that we can help you achieve your career and research goals.

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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.

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Research Education Core

INTD 5997 for Undergraduates [Pre-requisite Cellular Biology BIOL 4350 ]
INTD 8996 for Graduates, MD, DMD, PhD, MPH, DrPH, MS and PharmD
2 semester credits 30 Contact Hours

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September 23, 2022 11:00 am
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Webinar

For those interested in having their proposal internally reviewed prior to submission to their funding opportunity, we are again offering the INTEREST service.

Important Dates and instructions:

1. April 29, 2022:

– Submit (1) Intent Form (attached) and (2) pdf copies of the abstract of the grant INTEREST@mdanderson.org and maria.gonzalez9@upr.edu

2. May 2, 2022: Full Application Submission Deadline

– Please submit a single PDF that includes the proposal: abstract, aims, significance, innovation, research strategies, references, biosketch of PI and other key personnel (the standard NIH format except the budget pages)

3. May 13, 2022 – INTEREST Review Meeting

– The INTEREST study section will review grants

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MD Anderson Cancer Center
Medical Sciences Campus at UPR
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