Providing students awareness and knowledge about health careers

To help lead the transformation of health care education and services

Welcome to Erie Niagara Area Health Education Center, Inc.

Erie Niagara Area Health Care Education Center (ENAHEC), is a workforce development initiative which is part of the New York State Area Health Education Center System (NYS AHEC System). ENAHEC was formed in September 2003 to serve Erie and Niagara counties and is dedicated to creating a well informed and diverse health care workforce. The focus of ENAHEC is to address the health care needs of the community by connecting students, academic institutions, health care facilities and current healthcare professionals to the communities in need. Through partnerships and collaborations with various agencies, ENAHEC facilitates programs for high school, college and graduate school students, as well as provide continuing education for healthcare professionals.

The New York State Area Health Education Center (AHEC) System received funding from The Human Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), in order to expand training related to opioid diagnosis, use, treatment and prevention for current health professionals, future practitioners, and the general population, in order to combat the opioid crisis in New York State.

Project Objectives:

  1. Health Professional Continuing Education
  2. High School & College Student Awareness
  3. Community Engagement & Outreach

For more information, contact Erie Niagara AHEC today!



Erie Niagara AHEC is pleased to partner with the University at Buffalo Clinical and Transnational Science Institute to present:

Taking Action Together – A Community Conversation on Opioids

Please click here to register: 

Taking Action Together!