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Northwest AHEC Celebrates Black History Month

Feb 11, 2021 8:30:00 AM / by NW AHEC


Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their central role in U.S. history.

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Join Us for the 2021 NC Annual STD Update - 3/31/21

Jan 26, 2021 10:00:00 AM / by NW AHEC posted in Webinar, public health, STD Update


2021 NC Annual STD Update is being held on March 31, 2021 and will be live via Webex ONLY.

To keep all safe, we have decided to host the 2021 NC Annual STD Update as a fully virtual program with no group remote viewing site options.

The 2021 Update will provide up-to-date information on prevention, management and treatment of sexually transmitted infections (STIs). The program will also include a panel discussion with case studies that will review common disease states that may complicate treatment, explore emerging infections, and discuss the future of testing technique implementation.

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Complementary/Alternative Medicine in 2021 - LIVE WEBINAR

Jan 26, 2021 9:32:26 AM / by NW AHEC


compmedPlease join us for the annual Complementary & Alternative Medicine in 2021 conference! We’ll be via LIVE WEBINAR on March 19, 2021 9:30am-3:15pm

Topics include:
Tai Chi and Application to Health
Reflexology and Health Care
Breathwork Techniques
Aromatherapy – Personal and Professional Use

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Improving Access to Dental Care for Children and Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD)

Jan 25, 2021 9:15:00 AM / by NW AHEC posted in Webinar, Dentistry


Access to dental care for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) is identified by families as one of the most challenging health issues they encounter. Families face substantial difficulty finding dentists who have experience providing care to children and adults with I/DD and often have to travel great distances to access dental care. The goal of this virtual workshop is to improve access by enhancing the skills and comfort level of dental teams to provide basic dental care to individuals with I/DD.

May 14, 2021, 9 am–2:30 pm, Live Webinar

Click here for more information or to register!

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COVID-19 Regional Update

Jan 22, 2021 9:10:08 AM / by NW AHEC posted in COVID-19


Northwest AHEC is committed helping control the spread of COVID-19, and would like to keep you  informed about how to protect yourself and others. The best way to prevent infection is to continue to practice social distancing, handwashing and wearing a mask at all times. When available, the vaccine will add an important preventive measure. We have some updates below on how to get scheduled for the COVID-19 Vaccine.

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Self Care in the New Year - BestHealth

Jan 11, 2021 10:20:14 AM / by NW AHEC


It’s a New Year and time for Self-Care! Many of us are sitting more working remotely or possibly not back in the gym just yet. We all have different circumstances and busy schedules, but it’s important we make time for movement. Start small and increase your activity slowly or consult your physician first before beginning a new routine. Here are a few simple ways to incorporate some fitness into your day:

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Congrats to the Future Clinician Leaders for 2021

Dec 28, 2020 10:21:44 AM / by NW AHEC


Northwest AHEC would like to take a moment and congratulate the newest cohort of Future Clinician Leaders College scholars who were selected to begin a year-long course of study starting February 2021! Congratulations to the following future leaders!

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Celebrate the Holidays Safely

Dec 21, 2020 12:09:41 PM / by NW AHEC posted in COVID-19


Take steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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🎁 Our Gift To You: 40th Annual Mountain Medical Meeting Online Courses Extended 🎁

Dec 20, 2020 10:30:00 AM / by NW AHEC


We've Extended the Online Courses Until January 2021!

Pre-recorded online lectures open, Register now and get started.

The 2020 Mountain Medical Meeting is completely virtual. The lectures are offered to be viewed on demand at your own pace. View individual lectures or complete series of lectures. Choose the full series for maximum credit at the best value.

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Mark Your Calendar: 2021 NC Annual STD Update is 3/31/21

Dec 10, 2020 9:30:00 AM / by NW AHEC



2021 NC Annual STD Update

Mark your calendar to join us VIRTUALLY for the 2021 NC Annual STD Update on March 31, 2021! Topics and registration information coming soon.

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