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.

July 12, 2017

Northeast KY AHEC Receives Grant to Help Address Opioid Epidemic

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June 26, 2017

Northeast KY AHEC Represented at National Conferences

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June 1, 2017

Summer Health Internship Program Places 10 Students Throughout Region

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April 4, 2017

NE KY AHEC joins health partners to ‘Step Up’ against radon

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December 5, 2017

The Opioid Crisis: Prescribers' Role and Treatment Options

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