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Black students in the Propel Center-Black Directors Health Equity Agenda internships will learn leadership skills to advance health equity in the emerging, inclusive medical workforce.

, /PRNewswire/ — A new healthcare internship program will give 100 Black students hands-on experience and leadership skills to advance health equity in the medical workforce. The immersive paid internships will be organized by the Propel Center, a pioneering innovation and learning hub for historically Black colleges and universities; the Black Directors Health Equity Agenda (BDHEA), a consortium of senior healthcare leaders focused on eradicating health disparities that threaten Black families; and INROADS, a nonprofit career academy for under-represented youth.

Black Directors Health Equity Agenda

Black Directors Health Equity Agenda

Propel-BDHEA internships will drive healthcare transformation by nurturing emerging Black leaders.

The Propel-BDHEA internships, announced March 17, are open to Black sophomore, junior, senior and graduate students considering medical and related healthcare careers, with applications due May 1. The internships will give them innovative work projects, research, academic coursework and career mentoring to prepare them for an inclusive experience. BDHEA aims to establish career mentoring relationships that will lead to full-time employment. Interested students can learn more and apply at inroads.org/internships-program.

Career Mentoring Guides Interns to Change Future of Health Care

Propel-BDHEA internships will drive healthcare transformation by nurturing emerging Black leaders in medical and health-related fields and creating a more diverse and inclusive healthcare workforce.

“The Propel-BDHEA internship program addresses the urgent need to recruit and train Black professionals and to give them pathways to leadership in our n


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