Educational Partners

The Hispanic Center of Excellence works diligently to form alliances and partnerships to support and expand our outreach and opportunities for students and faculty.

Medical Spanish Taskforce

HSHPS_2020MemberThe Hispanic-Serving Health Professions Schoolsprovides opportunities (internships, fellowships, and workshops) and resources for students and faculty interested in Hispanic Health and Hispanic Health Research. Dr. Norma A. Perez is the President of the Board of Directors and always delighted to speak with any individual interested in the opportunities offered.

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Frontera de Salud is an interdisciplinary student run organization focused on service to underserved communities in Texas. This includes mission trips to Brownsville, Texas, Senior Care in Galveston, Texas, and health fairs held in Galveston.


Centers of Excellence Consortium

The Centers of Excellence Consortium consists of six Centers of Excellence committed to pooling resources and expertise to support an annual faculty development conference open to all faculty from participating institutions.

Latin Medical Student AssociationThe Latin Medical Student Association is a national student-run organizations with a large, active local chapter on campus.



The National Hispanic Medical Association

The National Hispanic Medical Association

Established in 1994 in Washington, DC, the National Hispanic Medical Association is a non-profit association representing the interests of 50,000 licensed Hispanic physicians in the United States.