South La. AHEC Program Office Grant Renewed for over 1 Million Dollars


The South Louisiana Area Health Education Center (AHEC) program administered out of the Office of Medical Education has been awarded a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grant for 5 years totaling more than $1 million dollars. Since...

The South Louisiana Area Health Education Center (AHEC) program administered out of the Office of Medical Education has been awarded

Class of 2020 Completes AHEC Primary Care Preceptorship Rotations


Four regional AHEC representatives placed forty-six students from the Class of 2020 in the summer 2017 AHEC Primary Care Preceptorship program.  The students served with primary care physicians in rural and underserved communities in four-week rotations.  Placement totals in the four AHEC regions...

Four regional AHEC representatives placed forty-six students from the Class of 2020 in the summer 2017 AHEC Primary Care Preceptorship

AHEC Rural Primary Care Elective Rotations Began May 29


Fifty-three students who just completed the first year of undergraduate medical education have begun their AHEC Primary Care Elective summer rotations.  The rotations are coordinated and funded by four regional AHEC offices in conjunction with LSUHSC.  AHEC representatives from the four regional...

Fifty-three students who just completed the first year of undergraduate medical education have begun their AHEC Primary Care Elective summer rotations. 

AHEC Primary Care Elective: Connecting Primary Care Professionals to Communities


Seth Guilbeau, first year medical student and Brooke Voorhies, SWLAHEC representative Gabrielle Juneau, CLAHEC representative, and first year medical students Todd Lambert, Satvika Uppu, and David Odenheimer             A recent article in...

            A recent article in Fierce Healthcare states, “Americans living in the most rural areas

Mark Your Calendar-Important GME Dates-2017


2017 Important Upcoming Dates January 3 – Residency Planning Day – Learning Center Lecture Room at 12noon January 17 – GME Coordinator Meeting – Learning Center Lecture Room at 10am January 19 – GMEC Meeting – Conference Room 7 at 1:00PM February 16 – GMEC Meeting –...

2017 Important Upcoming Dates January 3 – Residency Planning Day – Learning Center Lecture Room at 12noon January 17 –