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South Central KY AHEC

South Central Kentucky AHEC office is housed within the College of Health and Human Services at WKU.

We are dedicated to promoting healthy communities through an educational pipeline. AHEC works with students, health professionals, and communities to provide resources and programs that lead to healthier communities.

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Student Interest in Healthcare

AHEC cultivates student interest in health careers by creating and funding programs.

We have programs for middle school, high school, and college that foster an interest in the health field.

Visit the subject areas above to learn about program opportunities.

Students in Clinical Settings

AHEC connects students with quality preceptors within our region for clinical rotations. AHEC can also assist with temporary housing  while on rotation if needed.

If you have questions about clinical rotations, please contact Allie Pardue.

Continuing Education for Health Professionals

AHEC coordinates continuing education for health professionals.

Check out the continuing education calendar for upcoming CE events.

If you have questions about Continuing Education, please contact Natalie Bryant.

A Quality Healthcare Workforce

We work to retain students, community partners, and preceptors.

In all that we do with our students and community, our overall goal is to continually work toward retaining a quality health care workforce involving all aspects and branches of healthcare.


Connecting Students to Professionals • Professionals to Communities  • Communities to Better Health




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 Last Modified 5/30/23