Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

Growing healthier communities

The Northeast Ohio Area Health Education Center is committed to growing healthier communities through increasing the number of students and residents trained to advance community health in areas with a shortage of health care professionals and in medically underserved communities in Northeast Ohio.


This program is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as part of an award totaling $1,185,928 with 50% percent financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government.” For more information, visit,

Recruiting, supporting

& advancing students


Phone: 330.325.6584

Northeast Ohio Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

Department of Family & Community Medicine