As part of HCIA, students have opportunities to visit numerous healthcare organizations, engage with thought leaders, industry executives, and alumni in healthcare, and deepen their knowledge of the healthcare landscape through themed panel discussions.
Examples of events held in 2017 – 2018 include:
- Healthcare Innovation Studio
- Will Amazon/JP Morgan/Berkshire Hathaway Disrupt Delivery and Costs?
- Digital health-focused Boston trek
- NY office visits, including: Flatiron, Roivant, CareDox
HCIA members and student leaders also serve as resources for peers pursuing a career in healthcare, offering first-hand knowledge about the recruitment process and internship experiences. Furthermore, as a student-led organization, HCIA offers members the opportunity to serve as student leaders and contribute to the greater Columbia community.