Director's Message

AHEC is at its best when it is working in partnership with other state agencies, academic institutions, and other organizations to address high priority health needs of our population. One of the articles in this issue of the AHEC Review describes an exciting collaboration between the North Carolina Division of Public Health and the North Carolina AHEC Program to reduce strokes and heart attacks in our state...(more)



News Briefs

Southern Regional AHEC Health Careers Program Encourages Students to Explore Careers Beyond the Family Farm

Four Students Earn the Presidential Service Award at Eastern AHEC

University Physicians Endocrinology Division (SEAHEC) Receives Accreditation

Staff News + Awards

Bacon: AHEC’s Success Reflects Enduring Power of Partnerships

WakeMed Names Perry Vice President of Medical Education

2013 Payne Fellows Announced

Staff News Summary


North Carolina AHEC Program
spring 2013 newsletter

A Solo Practitioner Uses EHR to Assess Quality of Care
Carolinas Coastal Health is a small practice located in Leland, North Carolina, a town of around 2,000 people located near Wilmington, NC. The practice has about 900 patients and is part of the North Carolina Regional Extension Center (REC) for Health Information Technology...(more)

Pino Appointed as President and CEO of SEAHEC
The Health Sciences Foundation Board of Directors has appointed Joseph Anthony Pino, MD, as president and CEO of the South East Area Health Education Center (SEAHEC)...(more)

Webb Honored for Vision, Values | Futrell Named New Area L AHEC Leader
Hundreds of people met under a huge tent, spilling onto the lawn of the Rocky Mount Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Tuesday evening in a celebration to honor the retirement of David M. Webb...(more)

It Takes a Community: The North Carolina Division of Public Health and the North Carolina AHEC Program Partner to Reduce Strokes and Heart Attacks
Reprinted from the North Carolina Medical Journal. ...(more)