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Erie Niagara AHEC and Partner Organization Events

Millennium Training Collaboration Delivering a ‘Mission Critical’ Cultural Competency and Health Literacy Knowledge and Skills

Published June 7, 2017

“Erie Niagara Area Health Education Center (ENAHEC) is a fortunate partner of MCC PPS…Through our collaboration, we have been able to deliver high quality and informative Cultural Competency and Health Literacy content to the eight counties of WNY. Educating the healthcare workforce is a priority of ENAHEC and our sub-contractors. We acknowledge that changing the culture of healthcare and delivery services has to happen at a patient, professional and organizational level through education and self-reflection.” – Danise C. Wilson, Erie Niagara AHEC Executive Director

Article Link: http://millenniumcc.org/millennium-training-collaboration-delivering-mission-critical-cultural-competency-and-health-literacy-knowledge-and-skills/

March 9, 2017- Genome Day

400 8th grade students from Buffalo Public Schools will visit UB’s Center of Excellence and Roswell Park to learn about DNA, genetics, careers, and extract their own DNA from cheek cells.


March 15- Buffalo National College Fair
9am to 12pm and 6pm to 8:30pm

Description:

The Buffalo National College Fair is a free and open event. This event continues to attract over 200 colleges and universities from across the country, Canada, and even a few foreign universities. Our committee works to arrange for over 80 high schools to bus their juniors and seniors in to one of our two day sessions from Erie, Niagara, Wyoming, Orleans, Genesee, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Allegheny Counties. Our evening session on Wednesday night has brought in thousands of parents and students to take advantage not only of the fair, but of the numerous informational workshops offered at that session.

Registration:
http://www.gotomyncf.com/Registration/EventSelectForState?stateName=All


March 16, 2017-Buffalo National College Fair
9am to 12pm

Description:

The Buffalo National College Fair is a free and open event. This event continues to attract over 200 colleges and universities from across the country, Canada, and even a few foreign universities. Our committee works to arrange for over 80 high schools to bus their juniors and seniors in to one of our two day sessions from Erie, Niagara, Wyoming, Orleans, Genesee, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Allegheny Counties. Our evening session on Wednesday night has brought in thousands of parents and students to take advantage not only of the fair, but of the numerous informational workshops offered at that session.

Registration:
http://www.gotomyncf.com/Registration/EventSelectForState?stateName=All


April 3-9, 2017- National Public Health Week