Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Training (MHRT) Program

Program Structure

  • Students will participate in a 2-week Intensive Global Health Disparities Summer Research Institute, immediately followed by a 10-week research experience in the host country.
  • Students will work closely with mentors in different countries e.g.: Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Mexico, Peru and mentors at the University of Miami School during this time to conduct global HD research.
  • Upon return, students will participate in a 1-week seminar on research dissemination and preparing for a career in Health Disparities Research.
  • Students will continue to work with their mentors well beyond this 13-week period to prepare scientific presentations, publications and to apply to other HD research career opportunities.

More information at:  https://mhrt.sonhs.miami.edu/index.html