Drs. Mesa, Rios, Croyle, Ramirez and Lopez

Leaders at the first Advancing the Science of Cancer in Latinos conference in 2018 are (left to right) Ruben Mesa, M.D., FACP, director of the UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center; Elena Rios, M.D., M.S.P.H., FACP, president and CEO of the National Hispanic Medical Association; Robert Croyle, Ph.D., director of the National Cancer Institute’s Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences; Amelie Ramirez, Dr.P.H., professor and chair of the Department of Population Health Sciences and director of the Institute for Health Promotions Research at UT Health San Antonio; and Esteban López, M.D., M.B.A., chief medical officer of clinical strategy and innovation at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas.