Program Benefits

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Standout Resume

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Your commitment to serving the rural and underserved populations in Pennsylvania will be highlighted with a resume that includes an additional 2 years of curriculum that supplement your completed degree and experience. 

Interprofessional Experience

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Many employers are very interested in your ability to work as a team with other health professionals. This program will provide an interprofessional experience that will well prepare you for those interactions.

Clinical & Community/Research Experience

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You will have the opportunity to shadow in several types of clinical environments and lead a community service or research project that may be presented at regional or statewide meetings.

Supplemental Training Experiences


As a Pennsylvania AHEC Scholar you will have the unique opportunity to train in our AHEC Poverty Simulations and receive Mental Health First Aid Training as part of the curriculum.