Welcome to The
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.
Interested in a career in health care? Explore all that health care careers have to offer.
Resources for college and health professions students, including community projects and clinical rotations.
Continuing education, loan repayment, and recruitment for health care professionals.
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
IN THE NEWS
National AHEC Program to Improve HPV Vaccination Rates
The Vermont AHEC Network is participating in a National AHEC Program to improve HPV vaccination rates in Vermont. Working with the CDC’s “You Are The Key to Cancer Prevention” program, the Vermont AHEC Network will offer education programs and materials for Vermont providers to improve the HPV vaccination rates of their patients. According to the Vermont Department of Health, 50% of teen girls and 70% of teen boys are not fully vaccinated against HPV. Please click here for more information.
Download the 2013 Primary Care Workforce Snapshot