Andree Aubrey, MSW, LCSW, Director
The Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Program Office is located in the Department of Family Medicine and Rural Health, Division of Health Affairs. The mission of AHEC is to create community and academic partnerships to improve the health of underserved communities.
Andree Aubrey is the Director of the AHEC Program at FSU, which is a member of the National AHEC Organization (NAO) and the Florida AHEC Network (FLAHECN), which is a nationally recognized model comprised of the five AHEC Programs administered by Florida's medical schools at Florida State University, Nova Southeastern University, the University of Florida, the University of Miami, and the University of South Florida. These programs include ten regional, community-based Area Health Education Centers that cover all of Florida's 67 counties.
The AHEC Programs and Centers comprise the Florida AHEC Network that works in partnership with other agencies toward a common goal of addressing the primary care needs of Florida's medically underserved populations. Since its inception in the mid 1980s, the FLAHECN has evolved into an extensive statewide system for health the profession's education and support.
The College of Medicine AHEC Training Receives National Accreditation
Andree Aubrey, Director