AZ AHEC Events & News


Get the latest AZ AHEC news here! Use the drop down menus below to discover how we are continuing to expand program opportunities throughout Arizona to support our mission. 


AZ AHEC is growing

June 2023, KGUN9, Arizona universities want to connect more doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals with families living in rural communities... 

Arizona AHEC: Filling a need for health care professionals

May 2023, The Arizona Area Health Education Center Program and six Regional Centers aim to enhance access to quality health care in the state...


October 2023, CERE AHEC hosts AHEC Scholars
June 2023, New AZ AHEC Regional Center - Center for Excellence in Rural Education Area Health Education Center CERE AHEC 
June 2023, CERE AHEC news article by AZ Public Media

November 2023, AIH-AHEC Strategic Plan
August 2022, New AZ AHEC Regional Center - American Indian Health Area Health Education Center AIH-AHEC
August 2022, AIH-AHEC article by Native News Online
September 2022, AIH-AHEC article by Arizona Public Media 


AHEC HRSA Grant Award News 

October 2022, The Arizona Area Health Education Centers (AzAHEC) Program at the University of Arizona Health Sciences will receive $7.2 million in state and federal funding over the next five years to continue growing the health professions workforce in the state, focusing on rural and urban medically underserved communities...