Connecting students to careers, professionals to communities, and communities to better health

The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont AHEC Program is a statewide network of community and academic partners working together through two regional AHECs and a Program Office at UVM to improve the health of Vermonters.

Students using a blood pressure cuff

Education and Career Awareness

We believe the success in healthcare innovation, transformation, and reform depends on an adequate supply and distribution of well-trained healthcare professionals.

Students in a classroom listening to lecture


AHEC brings educational and quality improvement programming to Vermont's primary care practices and supports community-based health education across the state.

Physician and student with a patient


Our efforts focus on achieving a well-trained healthcare workforce so that all Vermonters have access to quality care, including those who live in Vermont's most rural areas and Vermont's underserved populations.


2020 VT AHEC Geriatrics Conference
Thursday, April 2, 2020
DoubleTree by Hilton, South Burlington

Rescheduled:  Thursday, April 1st 2021


Project ECHO


2020-2021 Series

Learn more here

Events Calendar

What's New?

Primarily Vermont Winter 2019 

Tips for Safe Opioid Prescribing

Video Resource for Safe Opioid Prescribing

Tips for Safely Taking Prescribed Opioid Pain Medicine

Video Resource for Safely Taking Prescribed Opioid Pain Medicine
 Presriber Tip Sheet