Welcome to the Northeast Kentucky AHEC


The Northeast Kentucky Area Health Education Center (NE KY AHEC) is one of eight regional centers in Kentucky, and more than 235 nationwide, that have a mission of enhancing access to quality health care services in rural and medically under served areas. This is accomplished through a variety of health careers pipeline initiatives striving to improve the supply and distribution of health care professionals via community and academic partnerships. These pipeline initiatives include health careers promotion, support for health professions students, and the provision of continuing and community-level education.  

Visit the About Us section to learn more about the NE AHEC's history, staff, and the 17-county area we serve.

June 30, 2015

Health Careers Promotions Welcomes New Assistant

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June 29, 2015

NE KY AHEC Celebrates New, Continuing, and Graduating Rural Health Scholars

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May 29, 2015

Summer Externship Program brings UofL Medical Students to Region

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May 21, 2015

Summer Health Internship Program Places 11 Students Throughout Region

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