The Continuing Education Program strives to provide quality, diverse, affordable educational opportunities for Health Care Professionals in the region. Continuing Education requirements vary for each health discipline based on program content and the number of hours required. In response to the diverse needs, AHEC offers an average of 30 programs a year that range from small discipline specific evening trainings to larger interdisciplinary conferences. The program has continued to grow because of the collaborative relationships established with health care organizations, educational institutions, and health professional associations.

Making a Difference


By providing continuing education programs, AHEC assists with the retention of health care professionals in the region by supporting their professional growth as well as helping them to improve the health of the citizens of the Eastern Shore. Our dental program is no exception. 

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Shining a Light


Vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV) is recommended to prevent HPV infections and HPV-associated diseases, including cancers. ESAHEC is working to increase awareness as well as train health professionals about the HPV vaccine. 

HPV Infographic 1

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Part of the Solution


Hypertension and prediabetes are common and serious conditions.  Screening and early detection of patients with these conditions, before more serious health problems occur, offers key benefits including improved population health and reduced treatment costs. 

Successful completion of this tutorial will help you to appropriately identify patients with prediabetes and hypertension, and to develop an effective plan of care for patients with these conditions.

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