Harvard's Office of Career Services

Opportunities in Health and Medicine for Underrepresented Minorities
and Disadvantaged Students

In order to increase diversity in the medical profession, a number of internship programs have been developed to support minority students who have been traditionally underrepresented in medicine and other health careers. Recently, many of these programs have expanded to also include students who come from disadvantaged backgrounds. The resources below are only a sampling of the many opportunities available.

Internship Databases and Career Exploration

Selected Research, Medical, and Public Health Programs

Research and Medical Programs at Harvard

Research and Medical Programs Outside of Harvard

Healthcare and Public Health Programs