AHEC - North Carolina Area Health Education Centers Program
Touched by an AHEC: Stories from 100 Counties

Stories by AHEC Region

AREA L AHEC

  • Halifax County: Katherine Parker – health careers student
  • Northampton County: Jane McCaleb, MD – rural medicine; medical director, Roanoke Amaranth Health Center; director, Area L medical student clerkship; associate professor, UNC School of Medicine
  • Wilson County: Dee Johnson, executive director, Carolinas Family Health Centers

CHARLOTTE AHEC

EASTERN AHEC

  • Beaufort County:
    1. Edward Newton, MD, chair, Dept. of OB/GYN at Brody School of Medicine; story from Pungo District Hospital in Beaufort County.
    2. Mark Beamer, MD, Pungo Family Medicine, Improving Performance in Practice (IPIP) initiative
  • Gates County: Terri Watson, lead school nurse
  • Gates, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Pasquotank and Perquimans Counties: Eric Nickens, public health information specialist, Albemarle Regional Health Services
  • Pitt County:
    1. Chris Bullock, health careers student
    2. Tracy Salisbury Forrest, MD, New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Obstetrics & Gynecology
    3. Sandy Walton, mental health nurse, adult psychotherapist, marriage and family therapist
  • Washington County: Kathy Waters, retired educator (2008), advocate for rural, underserved area

GREENSBORO AHEC

MOUNTAIN AHEC

NORTHWEST AHEC

South East AHEC

Southern Regional AHEC

Duke AHEC Program

Wake AHEC