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Our Mission

We provide educational programs and services that bridge academic institutions and communities to improve the health of the people of North Carolina with a focus on underserved populations.

Improving Rural Health

The 2nd Annual Statewide Celebration of Rural Nursing will take place on Friday, November 30, at eight concurrent sites.

NC AHEC Scholars Program

Join a national network of scholars and develop the skills you need to make a difference in our state of health.

The Opioid Epidemic

NC AHEC is addressing the opioid epidemic by training prescribers and reaching communities.

The Preceptor Crisis

Preceptor Work Group addresses increased demand for community preceptors - proposing a tax credit for clinicians who teach.

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Serving North Carolina with 9 centers

View our interactive map of our Area Health Education Centers

AHEC Training