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2019 Department of Emergency Medicine HLM Scholars Announced

The Department of Emergency Medicine is pleased to announce the 2019 Healthcare Leadership & Management (HLM) Scholars. The HLM Scholars program exposes rising second year Weill Cornell medical students to senior management and various aspects of healthcare management.

This year’s scholars are:

Dora Chen, a graduate of Princeton University with a concentration in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and a certificate in Astrobiology;  

Gregory Han, a graduate of Amherst College with a BA in Biochemistry & Biophysics; 

Sam Rashkovich, a graduate of Dartmouth College with a major in Japanese Language and Literature and a minor in Biology; and

Xiaohan Ying, a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with an undergraduate degree in business with a concentration in Healthcare Management and Policy.

The scholars will spend an 8-week period over the summer learning about hospital administration and finance; clinical quality and patient safety; and policymaking and clinical operations management.

The Healthcare Leadership & Management Scholars program was established in 2016 and was endowed by the Istela-Begala family.  To date 11 students have participated in the program.

To learn more about the HLM Scholars program visit:



Mailing Address

Emergency Medicine Department
Weill Cornell Medical Center
525 E. 68th St., Box 179
New York, NY 10065

Chairman's Office

525 E. 68th St., M-130
New York, NY 10065
(212) 746-0780

Residency Office

530 E. 70th St., M-124c
New York, NY 10021
(212) 746-0892