Welcome to The
Southern Vermont

Area Health Education Center

The Southern Vermont Area Health Education Center improves access to quality health care by working with community and academic partners to support healthcare workforce development through recruitment, retention and continuing education of health care professionals.


K-12 Students

Interested in a career in health care? Explore all that health care careers have to offer.


College & Health Professions Students

Resources for college and health professions students, including community projects and clinical rotations.



Continuing education, loan repayment, and recruitment for health care professionals.

MedQuest 2015 Applications now available!Small group

June 21-26, 2015 in Bennington VT or July 26-31,2015 in Brattleboro VT
Visit the MedQuest page for more information
Apply Online or download MQ 2015 Admission Application

MedQuest is a 6-day summer health careers exploration program for VT high school students in 9, 10 or 11th grades.






Connecting students to careers, professionals to communities, and communities to better health.

For more information contact your regional AHEC or
Elizabeth Cote, Director Elizabeth.Cote@uvm.edu
(802) 656-0030




Job Postings:

SVAHEC and the VT AHEC Network have several Assistant Director positions open for summer programs in 2015.  Assistant Director positions for MedQuest 2015 are open to UVM medical students and other graduate-level health professions students.
Apply Here
Assistant Directors for CollegeQuest to Health Careers are open to college students.
Apply Here
College Students who are from Windham and Windsor counties may also be interested in the College Student Health Internship Program


Workforce Snapshot

Download the 2013 Primary Care Workforce Snapshot