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.

Becca Adams from Londonderry VT just graduated from Norwich University with her RN.  She participated in MedQuest as a high school student and completed an internship through our C- SHIP program last year.  During her internship she worked in the Emergency Department at Springfield Hospital and was just offered a job there.  She attributes her nursing career success in part to AHEC programs!


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



Congratulations to the UVM College of Medicine Class of 2014!!

Especially Francesca Boulos, Anne Coleman, Joseph Foley, Jerry Lee, Bhanu Muniyappa, Maia Pinsky, Autumn Polidor, Lauren Powlovich, Matthew Saia, Katherine Scovner, Dane Slentz, Timothy Snow and Bianca Yoo who participated in programs with Southern Vermont AHEC during their time at UVM COM.


Workforce Snapshot

Download the 2013 Primary Care Workforce Snapshot