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Mentored Cancer Research Assistantships

Through the Partnership Training Program, mentored assistantships are available for undergraduates or graduates from the University of Puerto Rico to work with faculty on campus or at MD Anderson on cancer-related research projects. Project terms vary in length from a semester to one year. Mentors work with trainees to identify individualized measurable outcomes. Applications for undergraduates (pdf) and graduate (pdf) trainees are due each year on May 31. 

For More Information

Ilka Rios, D.M.D., M..S, Training Program Co-leader
U54 Partnership for Excellence in Cancer Research
UPR - Medical Sciences Campus
Office A-142-B, Main Building
PO Box 365067
San Juan, PR 00936-5067
E-mail: ilka.rios@upr.edu
Phone: 787-758-2525 Ext. 1223


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