Minority Biomedical Research Support Program (MBRS)-Reseach Initiative for Scientific Enhancement Program (RISE)

University of Puerto Rico Med Sciences
San Juan, PR.
Type Academic Year Program, Basic Science Research, Post-baccalaureate Program



The purpose of the MBRS Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) Program is to enhance the research enviroment at minority-seving institutions.


The overall goal is to increase the interest, skills and competitiveness of students and faculty in pursuit of biomedical research careers.



Contact the program administrator for more details, dates and deadlines.

More Information

Carmen L. Cadilla, Ph.D.
University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences
Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine
P.O. Box 365067, Office B368
San Juan, PR 00936-5067
Tel: 787-754-4366
Email: carmen.cadilla@upr.edu