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2022 Health Career Connection Annual Celebration

December 8 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Connecting Generations of Health Leaders

Join HCC on December 8, 2022, to celebrate more than three decades of HCC inspiring and empowering diverse leaders in health and honor organizations and individuals who have been champions for HCC and diversity in the health workforce. During the event, you will hear from leaders in the field who are advancing health equity and have the opportunity to network with your friends, colleagues, and HCC alumni.

The Celebration Event is a mix of live and recorded segments featuring distinguished keynotes, alumni, and HCC supporters.

Zoom invitations will be sent out the week of the event. If you have any questions about how to register or about the event itself, please reach out to Vanessa Flores (vflores@healthcareers.org). We hope to see you all there!

Keynote Speakers and Honorees

Daniel Dawes, JD

Executive Director Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine

Wright Lassiter IIIChief Executive OfficerCommonSpirit Health

Robert Higgins, MDPresident of Brigham and Women’s Hospitals and Executive Vice President of Mass General Brigham

HCC Individual Champions

Sustaining ChampionLouisa BuadaChief Executive Officer, Ravenswood Family Health Network

Katherine Flores, MDDirector of UCSF Fresno Latino Center for Medical Education and Research, Co-Director, California Health Professions Consortium

Amy Locklear HertelExecutive Vice Provost, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Hector RodriguezProfessor, UC Berkeley School of Public Health

HCC Alumni Honorees

Distinguished AlumNicole CooperSenior Vice President, Health Equity Strategic Partnerships at UnitedHealth Group

Transformational LeaderKaren SanDirector, Transformation and Strategic Initiatives at the Permanente Medical Group

Emerging LeaderAlyssa Kasa Benalfew-Ramos, MPHAssociate Director at Boston Public Health Commission

Organizational Champions

For questions about this event, please contact Vanessa Flores at vflores@healthcareers.org.

Interested in sponsorship opportunities? Download our sponsorship form and contact Mark Drexler at mdrexler@healthcareers.org for more details.