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 the past two years include:
NYC office visits, including: Flatiron, Roivant, CareDox, Medidata, Phreesia, Oxeon, and Click Therapeutics
Hackathon with Healthcare Track (Patient Experience)
Healthcare Innovation Studio
VC and Digital Health-focused Trek to Boston
International Healthcare Trek to Beijing and Shanghai
Industry and Themed Panels:
Healthcare Entrepreneurs: How Business is Solving Critical Healthcare Challenges
Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare: Promise vs. Hype
Will Amazon/JP Morgan/Berkshire Hathaway Disrupt Delivery and Costs?
The Complex World of Drug Pricing
Healthcare & the Markets
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.
Interested prospective students can learn more about healthcare at Columbia Business School by visiting the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Management Program website.