Skip Navigation and Go To Content
News from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Stories from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Navigation and Search

MD Anderson CPRIT Research Training Program announces 2021-2022 scholars

MD Anderson CPRIT Research Training Program announces 2021-2022 scholars

The CPRIT Research Training Program at MD Anderson Cancer Center has announced the 2021-2022 CPRIT Graduate Scholar Award Recipients:

Rakhee Bajaj (Advisor: Don Gibbons, MD, PhD; Cancer Biology Program)

Yasaman Barekatain (Advisor: Raghu Kalluri, MD, PhD; Medical Physics Program)

Mary Fuentes (Advisor: Pawel Mazur, PhD; Cancer Biology Program)

Soleil Hernandez (Advisor: Laurence Court, PhD; Medical Physics Program)

Rodney Hsieh (Advisor: Michael Curran, PhD; Cancer Biology Program)

Howard Hsu (Advisor: Ronald DePinho, MD; Cancer Biology Program)

Laura Kahn Serrudo (Advisor: Stephanie Watowich, PhD; Immunology Program)

Sonia Patel (Advisor: John Heymach, MD, PhD; Cancer Biology Program)

Parin Shah (Advisor: Anirban Maitra, MBBS; Immunology Program)

 Er-Yen Yen (Advisor: Giulio Draetta, MD, PhD; Cancer Biology Program)

The MD Anderson Cancer Center CPRIT Research Training Program provides fundamental, interdisciplinary, and innovative training in cancer research. The program is designed for post-candidacy graduate students under the direct mentorship of MD Anderson-appointed faculty. Awarded annually, this competitive award provides tuition, stipend, and benefits to recipients as well as a modest travel allowance. CPRIT Graduate Scholars also receive additional training and support through the program.

Click to learn more about the CPRIT Graduate Scholar Program.

site var = uth