Providing students awareness and knowledge about health careers

To help lead the transformation of health care education and services


Erie Niagara Area Health Education Center

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.

Attention High School Sophomores and Juniors!!

Applications are open for the first Public Health Pathways Academy! This free program is offered by the University at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health Professions and will introduce students to both public health and healthcare careers. Students will also be provided with college preparatory opportunities, and be connected to UB students and faculty. Select students will receive a free college credit upon completion of the program. Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity!

Open to all Buffalo, NY sophomores and Juniors, with preference given to students residing in zip codes 14215, 14211, and 14206.

Applications due January 30th! Apply Here!

If you have any questions, please contact bmitchell@erieniagaraahec.org.