Our Work:

 

"We are proud to assist in the development of the health professions workforce in our region through education, training and public awareness."

                                                               

                                                                                                      -Shelba Scheffner¬†MPH,CHES

                                                                                                      Executive Director ECPAAHEC

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Teach Academy

Teachers Exploring and Advocating Careers in Health

Are you looking for an Exciting, Fast-Paced, Interactive way to learn new ideas while earning:

PSNA Contact Hours

CHES Credits

ACT 48 hours

Click HERE for more information about the Teach Academy!

 

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Community Health Workers

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Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis.

Click HERE for more information

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Tobacco Education

Several Tobacco Education Training Programs are offered in the Northeast Region by our Professional Trainer Debra Youngfelt.

The Northeast Region includes the following counties:

Carbon, Lackawanna, Lehigh, Luzerne, Monroe, Northampton,

Pike, Susquehanna, Wayne and Wyoming.

All trainings are FREE throughout the Northeast Region and

provided at a time and location convenient to those attending.

(Funding provided by Tobacco Free Northeast)

Trainings can also be provided outside the 10 county region for a fee.

Click HERE for additional information

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Dental Van

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Medical & Allied Health Students!

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HPV Immunization Project

 

 

Funding for the Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center Program is provided by the Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration and the Pennsylvania Department of Health. The Commonwealth's Medical Community and Communities at Large provide additional support.

 

 

Upcoming Events:

TEACH Academy 2016

Teachers Exploring and Advocating Careers in Health

Join us for the 14th TEACH Academy

July 27-29, 2016 in Reading, PA

Click HERE for the registration form

Scholarships Available!

Click HERE for additional information on the TEACH Academy

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Lehigh Carbon Community College

Two Trainings Available

February at LCCC Allentown

or May at LCCC Tamaqua

Click HERE for more information

Click HERE to register

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Berks County

Two Training Dates Available

March 15, 2016 or April 26, 2016

Click HERE for more information

Click HERE to register

Community Health Worker Class

Penn State Health-St. Joseph

New Class Begins March 7, 2016

Click HERE for more information & how to apply

What is a Community Health Worker?  Click HERE for more information

Cardiovascular Day

Bridging the Gap from Primary Care to

Subspecialty Consultation in Cardiology

Penn State Hershey Medical Center is presenting a FREE day long symposium for Practitioners

Click HERE for more information

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eastcentral Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center

5662 Interchange Road Lehighton, PA 18235

Phone: 610.379.2001

Fax: 610.379.2005

Serving: Berks, Carbon, Lehigh, Northampton, & Schuylkill Counties