University of Wisconsin–Madison
Area Health Education Centers
Area Health Education Centers

AHEC Program Summaries

2017-22 AHEC Program

Statewide, Wisconsin AHEC is participating in a strategic planning process in order to align with the new Health Resources & Services Administration 2017-2022 federal focus areas include diversity, distribution, and practice transformation.

Major areas of emphasis are:

  • Educational and Training Activities engaging health professions students (undergraduate & graduate level)
  • AHEC Scholars, a longitudinal, interdisciplinary program
  • Core topic areas of inter-professional education, behavioral health integration, social determinants of health, cultural competency, practice transformation, and current/emerging health issues
  • Enhancing strategic partnership to maximize impact and outcomes
  • Continuing education focused on core topic areas
  • Pipeline activities supporting recruitment, training, and interactive activities for high school students