Early recruitment of underrepresented minorities from underserved communities into biomedical and health research training and education is essential to ensure that society's diversity is reflected in those professions. Given the critical cancer health disparities faced in Hispanic populations, in this 2

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Specialized Center--Cooperative Agreements (U54)
Project #
2U54CA096300-11
Application #
8642000
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZCA1-SRLB-Y (O1))
Project Start
2002-08-16
Project End
2018-08-31
Budget Start
2013-09-25
Budget End
2014-08-31
Support Year
11
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$94,262
Indirect Cost
$40,107
Name
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Department
Type
DUNS #
800772139
City
Houston
State
TX
Country
United States
Zip Code
77030
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