NC AHEC Launches Interprofessional Scholars Program for Health Professions Students
NC AHEC (North Carolina Area Health Education Centers) is currently accepting applications for the new NC AHEC Scholars Program. With an emphasis on individuals from underrepresented [...]
The Preceptor Crisis: NC AHEC Addresses Increased Demand for Community Preceptors
As health care moves rapidly from hospitals to community settings, clinical education in community practices is increasingly important. However, over the last five years, new [...]
Medical Education in WNC: The Next Decade
The vision of people waiting in line outside of Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry (ABCCM) to get medical care was shocking to Brittany Papworth, former Kenan Primary Care Medical Scholar [...]
Frequently Asked Questions
In medicine, allied health, midwifery, paramedicine, naturopathic, pharmacy, and nursing education, a preceptor is a skilled practitioner or faculty member who supervises students in a clinical setting to allow practical experience with patients.