Dr. Luque was one of 70 research poster presenters at the Advancing the Science of Cancer in Latinos held Feb. 21-23, 2018 in San Antonio, TX. The conference was organized by Mays Cancer Center and the Institute for Health Promotion Research at UT Health San Antonio under the leadership of Dr. Amelie Ramirez. There were more than 225 esteemed attendees from over 20 states and over 35 guest speakers. The presentations covered multiple areas of cancer research in Latinos including laboratory research, genetics, access to care, screening tests, community-based interventions, and survivorship.
“We are honored that Dr. Luque has joined our Institute of Public Health Family! He brings a wealth of research expertise in the area of cancer disparity in Latino populations and will make innovative and invaluable contributions to our public health program, College, University, State, and Nation.”
Dr. Cynthia Harris