About

The Healthcare Industry Association (HCIA) is the student-run healthcare club at Columbia Business School, which aims to:

  1. Build community among current students and enhance engagement with alumni.

  2. Provide career guidance and recruiting opportunities across different sectors and roles in healthcare and in healthcare-adjacent fields.

  3. Develop quality academic and co-curricular offerings to educate members on key topics and current events.

  4. Collaborate across clubs, other schools, and outside organizations to explore and create transformative new business models.

2018-2019 Executive Board

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Joshua Barrett,

VP External Collaboration

Focus: health system management

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Irina Benimovic, VP Finance

Focus: entrepreneurship/ venture capital

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Markenry Benoit, VP Community/ Communications

Focus: pharma/ biotech

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Alyson Callahan, VP Internal Collaboration

Focus: health tech

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Anya Clifford, VP Alumni/ External Relations

Focus: pharma/ biotech, consulting

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Maor Cohen, Co-President

Focus: health tech entrepreneurship

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Brad Corbin, VP Internal Collaboration

Focus: private equity/ venture capital

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Abhinav Dhingra, HPM Strategy Committee

Focus: healthcare entrepreneurship

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Alex Ettinger, VP Conference

Focus: pharma/ biotech

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Sarah Ghosh, VP EMBA

Focus: pharma/ biotech, tech

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Zenah Hasan, VP Alumni/ External Relations

Focus: pharma/ biotech

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Daniyal Hussain, Co-President

Focus: venture capital

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Meredith Kernan, VP External Collaboration

Focus: healthcare consulting

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Gus Northrop, VP Alumni and External Relations

Focus: pharma

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Justin Reggi, VP Treks/ Entrepreneurship

Focus: health tech, entrepreneurship

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Claudia Verdes, VP Careers/ Education

Focus: pharma

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Jessie Laurash, VP Conference

Focus: private equity/ venture capital

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Caroline Novas, VP Community/ Communications

Focus: pharma, tech

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Hannah Reitan, VP Conference

Focus: pharma/ biotech

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Shirley Wang, VP Careers/ Education

Focus: payers/ providers

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Rebecca Levin, HPM Strategy Committee

Focus: payers/ providers, consulting

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Solomon Ravich, VP Conference

Focus: health tech, venture capital/ private equity

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Austin Shaw, VP Conference

Focus: payers/ providers

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Gilly Yildirim, VP EMBA

Focus: medical devices, healthcare entrepreneurship

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Amanda Nicklin, VP Mentorship

Focus: pharma/ biotech

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Kavan Reddy, HPM Strategy Committee

Focus: pharma/ biotch, tech entrepreneurship

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Anand Tamirisa, VP Treks/ Entrepreneurship

Focus: pharma, venture capital/ private equity

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Sherie Zhou, VP Conference

Focus: pharma, consulting, venture capital/ private equity

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Alexandra Camesas, VP Conference

Focus: healthcare tech, pharma

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Brittany Hamlin, AVP Entrepreneurship/ Treks

Focus: healthcare tech, private equity, venture capital

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Liza Kind, AVP Conference

Focus: consulting, pharma

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Kunal Malhotra, AVP Community/ Collaboration

Focus: consulting, investment banking

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Matt Pesesky, AVP Conference

Focus: healthcare tech, investing

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Ariel Rokito, AVP Entrepreneurship/Treks

Focus: healthcare tech, venture capital

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Mingming Wu, AVP Community/ Collaboration

Focus: healthcare tech, digital health

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Zach Caplan, AVP HPM Strategy

Focus: venture capital, healthcare delivery

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Prateek Handa, AVP Alumni/External Relations

Focus: marketing, consulting

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Kyle Knopik, AVP Careers/Education

Focus: payor, provider, digital health

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Emma McGregor, AVP HPM Strategy

Focus: consulting

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Andrea Radke, AVP Conference

Focus: consulting, management

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Tanya Rosenblut, AVP Finance

Focus: digital health, public health

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Tiffany Zhao, AVP HPM Strategy

Focus: pharma, biotech

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Ben Diestel, AVP EMBA

Focus:

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Danielle Jenks, AVP Mentorship

Focus: digital health, providers

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Jamie Landsman, AVP HPM Strategy

Focus: healthcare tech, providers

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Anisha Mukherjee, AVP HPM Strategy

Focus: pharma

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Armando Rivera, AVP HPM Strategy

Focus: finance, strategy

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Shruti Satish, AVP Conference

Focus: pharma, biotech

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Isaiah Einzig, AVP Alumni/External Relations

Focus: private equity, hedge fund

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Jackson Kim, AVP Chief of Staff

Focus: healthcare finance

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Erik Mai, AVP Careers/Education

Focus: venture capital, biotech

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John Nimmo, AVP Conference

Focus: private equity, venture capital

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Joanna Roberts, AVP Chief of Staff

Focus: pharma, biotech

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Aarti Tarkar, AVP EMBA

Focus: pharma, R&D

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