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Wisconsin AHEC Scholars Program

Sponsor
Wisconsin Area Health Education Center System
Deadlines
Nov 30, 2018
Purpose

The Wisconsin AHEC Scholars Program is a multidisciplinary certificate program for certain health professions students that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.

This program requires a 2 year commitment and consists of 40 hours of classroom or online instruction and 40 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
Eligibility

Wisconsin students from all health professions disciplines are eligible to apply.

Geographic coverage
Wisconsin
Amount of funding

This program is provided at no cost to participating scholars. Stipends may be available based on region, up to $250 per year. Other benefits are described on the program website.

Application process

A link to the online application is available on the program website.

Tagged as
Cultural competency · Health occupations · Integrated service delivery · Interprofessional training of the health workforce · Social determinants of health · Wisconsin



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