Director's Message

Recently we have been reading the annual reports that the AHECs submit at the end of the year to summarize the accomplishments of their various educational programs over the past 12 months. It is always inspiring to read about the myriad of ways each AHEC is fulfilling its mission to prepare health care professionals to serve the needs of the communities in the state...(more)


News Briefs

UNC School of Medicine Establishes Two Regional Campuses

Northwest AHEC, Regional Partners and Local Health Science Students Participate in Free Health Clinic

MAHEC Receives HRSA Outstanding Performance Award

Hawks Award Given to Susan Walker of Charlotte AHEC

Waress Achieves Fellowship in the ACMPE

Cykert Delivers Presentation at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ 2010 QualityNet Conference

SEAHEC's Pacelli Attends Carter Symposium on Mental Health Policy

NC AHEC's 2010 Future Leaders in Healthcare Conference Video

North Carolina AHEC Program
winter 2011 newsletter

SEAHEC Family Medicine Residency Expands
With almost $1.8 million in grant funding from the Affordable Care Act, New Hanover Regional Medical Center and Southeast Area Health Education Center (SEAHEC) are collaborating on expanding their Family Medicine Residency Training program by adding two resident physicians in each of the next five years...(more)

More Than 1,500 Health Care Providers Enlist with NC Regional Extension Centers for Support on Electronic Health Records
Primary health care providers are essential to the health of the country, working on the front lines to prevent disease, detect it early and manage conditions before they become severe. The integration of health information technology into medical practices will improve quality and care coordination for patients everywhere they receive health care...(more)

UNC Pharmacy Students Big Hit with Seniors
UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy students assisted in marketing the health care services of The Family Medicine Center at Southern Regional AHEC by taking blood pressure and blood sugar readings of the more than 400 people who stopped by the booth...(more)

AHEC Teams Up with Community Care of North Carolina for Leadership Development
NC AHEC is proud to collaborate with the Community Care of North Carolina (CCNC) program to offer CCNC participants educational workshops to build and refine leadership skills...(more)