Hear Lisa Green from WNY AHEC talk to WCJW’s Jimi Jamm about AHEC Scholars and the Choosing Hope Webinars for the prevention, treatment, and recovery of Substance and Opioid Use Disorders (SUD/OUD)



The Western New York Rural Area Health Education Center (R-AHEC) is a non-profit organization headquartered in Warsaw, New York. R-AHEC’s mission is “to improve health and healthcare through education.

R-AHEC is supported in part by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under Grant number U77HP16459 and project title New York State Area Health Education Center System. The information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

R-AHEC is a member of the NYS AHEC System.

R-AHEC is an equal opportunity employer & provider.

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Our programs and services are designed and focused on building diversity, improving distribution of health professionals and healthcare workforce practice transformation.

We work collaboratively with over 1,000 healthcare organizations and educational institutions throughout the Western New York Region.

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Older Adults and Opioids – Webinar Series [Video Presentations]

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FCC Announces Increase to Rural Health Care Funding for Funding Year (FY) 2019

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Older Adults and Opioids – Webinar Series

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