Opioid Prevention Education Project

The New York State Area Health Education Center (AHEC) System received funding from the Health 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!

Join Erie Niagara AHEC for our        Opioid Education Webinar Series!


This weekly, six-part series will discuss topics such as opioid addiction, prevention, prescription usage, harm reduction, and Narcan awareness and usage.

Presentations will run from Wednesday, July 15 through Wednesday, August 19. Each educational webinar will occur via Zoom from noon to 1:00 pm.

To register in advance for a seminar, please click on the Zoom below link. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


Click Here to Register!