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Area Health Education Centers (AHECs) work to improve health by leading the nation in recruitment, training and retention of a diverse health work force for underserved communities.  Learn more about the NM AHEC network: 

New Mexico AHEC
University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center
MSC09 5040
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
(505) 272-9761
Director: Helene Silverblatt, MD
Program Coordinator: Maria Ward    
Montanas del Norte AHEC (MDN)          
Luna Community College
366 Luna Drive;
Las Vegas, NM 87701
(505) 454-2583
Director: Elaine Luna, LISW
Southern AHEC (So)
New Mexico State University
4003 Geothermal Drive
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM 88003-0001
(575) 646-2087
Director: Gigi Shamaley, Ph.D.
Forward NM AHEC (SW)
link to forward nm
Healthcare Workforce Development
Center for Health Innovations
301 W. College Avenue, Ste 16
Silver City, NM 88061
(575) 534-0101 ext. 2112
Director: Edith Lee

New Mexico's AHEC Regions

New Mexico AHEC Regions Map