About-Texas AHEC East
With the mission to “make communities healthier” Texas AHEC East is devoted to improving the supply, distribution, retention and training of varied health professionals in medically under-served areas.
Linking 111 East Texas counties and over 18 million people to community health workforce development, health opportunities and health resources our activities and events are aligned with four major program areas:
- Health Careers Promotion and Preparation;
The program office is located in Galveston, Texas on the campus of the University of Texas Medical Branch.
Nine regional offices,
positioned in the eastern section of Texas are hosted by local community institutions or are non-profit organizations. Where we are
Meet our Directors
Texas AHEC East is one of three statewide AHEC programs reaching out to all regions of the State of Texas
Texas AHEC East is a Charter Member of the National AHEC Organization (NAO), now comprised of 56 AHEC programs and more than 235 centers operating in almost every state and the District of Columbia.