Please have your letter of recommendation postmarked via the mail, or emailed, to the following address by the date of:
Monday, March 15, 2013
Mailing Address:Jason Bush, PhD
California State University - Fresno
2555 East San Ramon Avenue
Fresno, CA 93740
|Latina farm workers in Fresno State breast cancer study|
|Cancer study gets large grant: $1.2m will be used to explore links to farmworkers|
A $1.2 million grant to Fresno State's biology department will finance a new program to research the correlation between pesticides and breast cancer in Latina farmworkers.
The grant from the National Cancer Institute creates the Cancer Biology Program in collaboration with the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute in La Jolla.
|Fresno State Receives $1.2M Grant for Research on Cancer|
Fresno State has received a three-year, $1.2 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to establish the Cancer Biology Program. The program will study pancreatic cancer and the relationship between pesticides and breast cancer in Hispanic farm workers.