Health issues transcend geographic boundaries. Dealing with disease and promoting healthy living in the border region requires line-crossing partnerships. SEAHEC works to enhance the well-being of people living in Southeastern Arizona’s US-Mexico border region by collaborating with communities to enhance prevention and care. We do this through Border Binational Health Initiatives and cross-border networking.
SEAHEC collaborates with partners on both sides of the Arizona/Mexico border to improve access to health care and health information.
Our Border/Binational program hosts the The Arizona Border Communities Health Network/Binational Health Council of Ambos Nogales.
In October, SEAHEC Director Gail Emrick & Student Training Opportunities Program Coordinator Erin Sol traveled coast to coast to share SEAHEC’s successes in border health workforce development. Continue reading
SEAHEC Intern, Jenni Adams, brought home a ribbon last week for her presentation on SEAHEC’s work with Sonoran promotoras (community health workers) from Molino de Camou, Sonora, México, a small community located on the Rio Sonora northeast of Hermosillo. Continue reading
“…we all need to be open-minded with one another, perhaps the situation we are going through is the same situation our parents faced,”
“I loved the program. I thank you for the opportunity you give in order to understand our kids.” Continue reading