Improving healthcare in underserved communities

Our vision: All communities should have access to high-quality healthcare. We pursue that vision by assisting students from underserved communities to become healthcare providers in their communities.

  • Identifying students from underserved communities
  • Helping those students through college and into health professional school
  • Guiding medical students into residency programs committed to serving healthcare shortage areas
  • Encouraging residents to join practices and clinics in Health Professional Shortage Areas
  • Encouraging students to take positions with the Indian Health Service and National Health Service Corps

Who We Serve

We serve pre-health students, from current undergraduate students to nontraditional students.
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Our Purpose

HPSA provides a range of services and resources designed to help students from underserved communities increase their chance of admission to health professional schools.
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Our History

Founded in 1983 to advance the study and promotion of primary care, our vision and mission is based on years of research.
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Our People

Our team’s number one mission is to help all students achieve their goal of health professional school admissions.
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Careers / Internships

We invite you to join with us in supporting our mission of helping students. Review opportunities for career or internship positions with HPSA.
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