New Mexico AHEC Scholars Program
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New Mexico Area Health Education Center
The New Mexico AHEC Scholars Program is a
multidisciplinary certificate program for health
professions students that offers opportunities for
hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved
communities, and networking with other students and
This program requires a 2 year commitment and consists of
70 hours of classroom or online instruction and 80 hours
of hands-on clinical training in addition to the regular
coursework required by the degree program.
AHEC Scholars is a program of the National
AHEC Organization that is implemented by local,
statewide, and regional AHECs. Core topic areas covered
in the curriculum include:
- Interprofessional education
- Behavioral health integration
- Social determinants of health
- Cultural competency
- Practice transformation
- Current and emerging health issues
Students should have an interest in rural or underserved
healthcare and be currently enrolled in a health
professions degree or certificate program in New Mexico.
Amount of funding
This program is provided at no cost to participating
scholars. Benefits are described on the program website.
Behavioral health · Culture and cultural competency · Health occupations · Integrated service delivery · Interprofessional training of the health workforce · Social determinants of health · New Mexico
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