• 100% of interns would
    recommend HCC to their

  • 95% of employers say hosting an HCC intern is a good return on investment.

  • 70% of interns were offered a job or extended internship with their host organizations.

Connect to Diverse Talent


HCC Interns support advance your priority projects, your diversity goals, and become part of your talent pipeline.

Launch Your Health Career


 Gain experience, exposure, and mentorship through our paid summer internship. Apply now! Deadline December 7, 2016.

Advance Your Career


Join our powerful, connected community.


  • testimonial

    Alfonso Molina

    "I am very appreciative of this opportunity…I was able to learn how to effectively communicate with health organizations and industries that collaborate to provide health services to the community. Thank you to HCC and my preceptor for this experience."

  • testimonial

    John Cheng

    "My experience was absolutely amazing. I was able to meet and connect with leaders in the health policy field. My HCC experience taught me that there is more than one way to achieve your career goals, and this impacted how I thought about how I can achieve my goals."

  • testimonial

    Cori Floyd

    "HCC has given me the opportunity to explore new aspects of public health and connect with a community that is invested in building a forward-thinking, comprehensive health industry. This experience also contributed to my professional and personal growth."

  • testimonial

    Marcel Morales

    "Through the comprehensive development training and mentoring that HCC provides, I am now more equipped and motivated to pursue my authentic career path."

  • testimonial

    Monica Mitchell

    "This internship has given me a lot of valuable insight into the world of Public Health, which I knew little about beforehand. I have learned a lot about what I want in a career based on this experience... and I hope to work in healthcare administration."

  • testimonial

    Keziah Imbeah

    "HCC has been pivotal in the way that I think about a career in public health. Through my internship … I now have mentors and real world experience that have been invaluable. It has definitely been my most rewarding summer experience."

About HCC

HCC connects organizations in all health sectors with talented and diverse future health professionals and leaders.

We inspire and empower interns and alumni to real world exposure, experience, mentoring and networking that assists them in achieving their goals, while supporting host organizations to meet their workforce, diversity, community health and other priority goals.

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    Years of Impact

  • 2600

    Alumni nationwide

  • 300+

    Organizations partner with HCC across 9 regions

HCC Connections

HCC connects diverse and talented students to
employers, graduate and health professions schools, and health career pathway initiatives.


Latest News

  • 2017 HCC Summer Internship Application now OPEN!
    2017 HCC Summer Internship Application now OPEN!

    October 15, 2016

    Health Career Connection (HCC) is excited to announce the  opening...

Alumni Spotlights

  • Elyssa Kotzen, MPH

    Elyssa Kotzen, MPH

    " Education Brandeis University, BA, Health, Science, and Society, Policy Brandeis University, BA, Business Boston University, MPH, Health... "

  • Myrna Torresdey, MPH

    Myrna Torresdey, MPH

    " Education University of California, San Diego, BS, Biochemistry and Cell Biology San Diego State University, MPH, Health... "

  • Diarra Lamar, MD, MBA

    Diarra Lamar, MD, MBA

    " Education Harvard College, B.S. Cognitive Neuroscience Harvard Medical School, MD Harvard Business School, MBA Current... "

  • Danielle Le Hals, MPH

    Danielle Le Hals, MPH

    " Education Massachusetts Institute of Technology, B.S. Biology University of California, Berkeley, MPH, Health Policy and... "

  • Joi Terrence-Hill, MHA

    Joi Terrence-Hill, MHA

    " Education California State University, Northridge, B.S. Health Administration and Management University of Southern California, Masters... "