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The UHAND (University of Houston/MD Anderson Cancer Center) Program is a collaborative partnership devoted to the elimination of cancer inequities through the reduction of social and physical risk factors among disproportionately affected groups.

Please note that the UHAND program is no longer taking students. 


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In Spring 2021, UHAND Scholars and Early Stage Investigators continued to work with their mentors to advance their research to eliminate cancer inequities. UHAND continued to offer seminars and workshops, where experienced faculty members
presented on a variety of topics to enhance scholars’ professional development and advance their research knowledge. Read the newsletter

Dr. Ivan Wu is the recipient of the NIH Pathway to Independence Award 

Congratulations to UHAND post-doctoral fellow Dr. Ivan Wu, who has received the NIH Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00, 1K99MD015296) from NIMHD (National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities) for the period 5/6/2021 - 5/6/2026. 


To read more about the award visit our latest news

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