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The mission of the Tennessee AHEC Program is to improve the supply and distribution of healthcare professionals with an emphasis on primary care – in urban and rural areas. The Area Health Education Centers (AHECs) programs were developed in the 1970s by Congress in response to the Carnegie Report on...

AHEC Scholars

The Tennessee AHEC Scholars Program is part of a national initiative to prepare tomorrow’s professionals to become leaders in interprofessional, transformative practice settings, and to serve in areas and populations of with the greatest needs.   Program Goals | Program Eligibility | Requirements | Benefits | Blackboard Login Apply Now! West...

MMC 4th Year Clerkship

All fourth-year medical students will complete the required, 4-week, AHEC clerkship in a community health center located in a medically underserved community. DESCRIPTION: This rotation is designed for Meharry students to gain community-based clinical experiences in rural and urban underserved community in Tennessee with a focus on primary care. ELIGIBILITY:...

Workforce Development

To improve the workforce distribution of health professionals in rural and urban medically underserved areas across Tennessee, the TN AHEC will lead a collaborative effort under the Health Workforce Development Collaborative (HWDC) to develop a more competitive, inter-disciplinary, health professions applicant pool of rural and urban underrepresented minority and educationally...

AHEC Scholars Program

The Tennessee AHEC Scholars Program is part of a national initiative to prepare tomorrow’s professionals to become leaders in interprofessional, transformative practice settings, and to serve in areas and populations of with the greatest needs. The TN AHEC Scholars Program aims to improve the diversity, distribution, and skills of health professionals across Tennessee by preparing students who are interested in careers in a variety of health professions for effective work in the current transforming health care delivery system.

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