University of Puerto Rico – Medical Science Campus
The overarching goal of the Center for RCMI Collaborative Research in Health Disparities at the University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus is to enhance the national capacity for research in the health sciences by supporting translational studies in health disparities that affect the Puerto Rican and other Hispanic populations.
Despite initial responses to first-line treatment with platinum and taxane based combination chemotherapy, most high grade ovarian carcinoma (HGSOC) patients will relapse and eventually develop… Continue Reading
Dr. Mark Miller, Core Lead of the Research Infrastructure Core, was awarded a four-year grant from the National Science Foundation to continue work on neuro-parasitology with collaborators in Canada, Spain, and Egypt.
The RCMI-CCRHD sponsors short visits of faculty, postdoctoral and graduate students to learn new research techniques or develop collaborative relationships relevant to health disparities research outside Puerto Rico.