ADOPT A CAMPER! Help SWCAHEC grow our healthcare workforce, one camper at a time! Donations and sponsorships help keep camp tuition affordable for families and allows us to offer scholarships so that any child interested in a health career can attend, regardless of ability to pay. For more information, click here. To donate: 5th Anniversary Celebration
Southwestern Colorado Area Health Education Center (SWCAHEC) recently celebrated its fifth anniversary at the Animas River Café, Doubletree Hotel, Durango. Many members from the region’s health care community, program staff and regional AHEC directors from across the state attended a reception marking the occasion, including Robert Trachtenberg, CEO of the National AHEC Organization. Click this link to read more: SWCAHEC_5thAnnivSUCCESS_09.08.2015PressRelease Robert Trachtenberg & Kathleen McInnis
HPV Webinar Recording- Did you miss the HPV Vaccine lunch & learn?
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The vision of SWCAHEC is for health to constantly be improving in the region. The mission is to improve quality and accessibility of health-related education and community and public health programming for students, professionals, and community members. SWCAHEC has a special emphasis on serving underserved populations and on promoting collaboration with existing health resources while filling gaps that affect the health of the community.
Southwestern Colorado Area Health Education Center (SWCAHEC) is a non-profit organization that strives to improve rural health in the eight SW counties of Colorado. SWCAHEC has a strong emphasis on supporting rural primary care and community health, and on developing a pipeline of students who will eventually be our region’s health professionals.
Supper with Surgeons Wed Feb 24 — 6pm Keller Williams Building, 700 Main Ave, Durango Enjoy a slice of PIZZA! Ask those burning questions! Dr. Jay Quayle and Dr. Sejal Quayle will share experiences about their jobs and the steps they took to start their health careers. Can’t att
SWCAHEC will participate in Telluride Gives! Donations will begin being accepted on December 15 at 12:00 AM. Contributions will benefit the annual Health Careers Camp for area teens. To donate visit: www.telluridegives.org
The Colorado Health Foundation made its way to Southwest Colorado; part of a statewide listening tour. Foundation President and CEO Karen McNeil-Miller met with several members of the health and non-profit communities in Cortez, Durango and Pagosa Springs. The tour was an oppor