Community Based Education
Medical student in community-based training.
Community Based education activities emphasize facilitating community-based experiences for health professions students. The implementation of education activities requires the development and maintenance of rotation sites in rural and underserved communities. Piney Woods AHEC collaborates with various medical and allied health schools with in the state of Texas to assist in placing students in the East Texas area. Piney Woods AHEC believes that these community-based rotations provide good long-term results in recruiting healthcare professionals to rural areas.
Major Emphasis of CBE:
For more information about CBE opportunities, contact Lurah Bryant.