What’s New?

New Training Resources for Health Professionals

We have added new links to our Ongoing Trainings Page. UA MEZCOPH Learning Portal Online courses developed by public health educators for the public health workforce. Arizona TRAIN Quickly find and register for many courses listed on Train.org and participating TRAIN affiliate sites. For more information about online and face to face training opportunities for health professionals, contact Suzanne David: sdavid@seahec.org Are you looking for training opportunities for health professions students? Check out our Health Professions Students Training Opportunities Program or contact Erin Sol: esol@seahec.org


2nd Annual Youth on the Border Conference

2nd Annual Youth on the Border Registration Form_2015 November 21, 2015 Santa Cruz County Provisional Community College District Registration 8:30 am Conference 9:00 am -3:00 pm Entrance Fee: FREE! Space limited to 80 students, so get your registration and documentation in NOW! Download the Registration Form 2nd Annual Youth on the Border Registration Form_2015


Thank You Partners & Preceptors

This issue of our quarterly bulletin is dedicated to our partners and preceptors who have helped us provide placement opportunities for 182 students this year. We wish to extend a special thanks to: A.T. Still University Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy, Benson Alvernon Family Medicine Clinic, Tucson Midvale Family Medical Center, Tucson Alvernon Physicians, Tucson Midwestern University Bushman Clinic, Willcox Nogales Fire Dept., Nogales Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital, Nogales Northern Arizona University Chiricahua Community Health Center, Douglas Pediatrics & Adolescents Medical Center,Sierra Vista Cochise Community College San Xavier, Tucson Cochise Health and Social Services Sells Indian Health Service Hospital Cochise Surgical Care, … Continue reading


SEAHEC Student Training Opportunities Grow

Since 1985 SEAHEC has supported over 1,000 health professions students in exploring what it is like to serve in Arizona’s rural border communities. There are many myths and beliefs about the difficulties of living and working in rural/underserved areas that act as deterrents for health care providers. As a result, the communities most in need have the hardest time recruiting and retaining qualified providers. SEAHEC helps to break down these barriers by assisting health professions students to get fulfilling hands-on experience by completing rotations and internships at clinics in medically underserved communities. SEAHEC staff provide in-depth orientation to the local community … Continue reading

2015 Binational BHSLI_3TH

SEAHEC Launches First Binational Health Service Learning Experience

In August, SEAHEC hosted 32 health professions students from both sides of the border who came together to learn about border health disparities and communities in Ambos Nogales.  SEAHEC’s first Inter-professional Binational Border Health Service Learning Immersion drew students from the University of Arizona Colleges of Public Health, Nursing, Medicine and Pharmacy, in Tucson, as well as students from Mexican institutions, including La Universidad del Valle de Mexico Hermosillo Campus, La Universidad Kino and El Centro de Investigacíon en Alimentacíon y Desarrollo A. C. (CIAD,) in Mexico.