Health Career Camps

Behavioral Health Career Camp in Dillingham

AHEC instructor Teresa Novakovich led a Behavioral Health Career Camp in Dillingham, Alaska. Dillingham, population 2330, is a small community located in south west Alaska in the Bristol Bay region. High School Students from the Southwest Regional School District, which includes village schools in the region, attended this 5 day intensive. Students learned about careers…

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Our Diversity Star

Our very own Nyabony Gat was recently honored with UAA’s Diversity Action Council’sStudent Diversity Award. We are SO PROUD of this woman, who has worked at the SC AHEC since 2015, her freshman year at UAA. The following is taken from this recent article in the Green and Gold Blog: Nyabony GatYear: SeniorMajor: Health Sciences Born in…

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Health Career Camps

Serving the Alaska Military Youth Academy

We just wrapped up a 5-week Medical Cadet-to-Work (CWP) session with the Alaska Military Youth Academy – and it has been an awesome ride! The students were sharp, disciplined, and full of potential. Highlights included: Field trips to Benefe Equine Therapy, Prestige Care Nursing Home, Access Alaska, Southcentral Foundation, the UAA Rat Lab, UAA simulation…

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