About Charlotte AHEC
The Charlotte Area Health Education Center, a part of the NC AHEC Program, strives to fulfill its mission of providing quality educational opportunities for all healthcare professionals by building partnerships, promoting recruitment and retention of healthcare professionals, and advancing healthcare in the communities we serve. We provide our services to healthcare professionals of the following counties: Anson, Cabarrus, Cleveland, Gaston, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Stanly, and Union.
Currently at Charlotte AHEC, we are working to increase and enhance all of our services by:
- Focusing on interdisciplinary education
- Expanding Diversity programs
- Developing leadership education workshops
- Increasing the numbers of RN Refresher students
- Creating and offering eLearning modules with credit
- Improving our Workshop Schedule utility and Online Registration process
- Increasing awareness of the AHEC Digital Library (ADL)
Looking for opportunities to develop educational activities in new sites in each of our eight counties.
In addition, our department of Continuing Education offers workshops in the following areas:
- AHEC Library & Research
- Aging Education
- Allied Health Education
- Care Management Education
- Continuing Medical Education
- Dental Education
- Leadership Education
- Mental Health Education
- Nursing Education
- Pharmacy Education
- Public Health Education
- Quality Initiatives
Health Careers (K-12)
Our Office of Health Careers (K-12) also offers some minimum fee-based classes geared towards students, teachers and community leaders. These workshops currently focus on SAT Prep Strategies for high school students and SAT Prep Strategies training for teachers.
Please refer here for general registration information including: registration guidelines; cancellation policy; certificates, reprints, and transcripts; inclement weather announcements, and payment procedures.
Learn more about the types of credit you can earn and general credit information including: ADA Statement, CEU Statement, Accreditation Statement (CME), Academy of General Dentistry, North Carolina Academy of Dental Hygiene, Dental Assisting National Board, North Carolina License Renewal for Dentists & Dental Hygienists, Mental Health Continuing Education Credit, Nursing Continuing Education Credit, and Pharmacy Continuing Education Credit.
These are just a few of the many areas we are working to expand. Call us at 704.512.6523 with any questions, suggestions, and feedback. We are eager to serve you and to meet and exceed your educational needs!
— The Charlotte Area Health Education Center Team