Alaska Center for Rural Health and Health Workforce (ACRH-HW)
ACRH-HW develops academic health programs and sponsors educational programming and job shadowing in healthcare fields, collaborating with others to identify and meet Alaska's health workforce needs.National Bureau of Health Workforce
Alaska Center for Rural Health and Health Workforce
The health workforce that Alaska needs is developed through collaborations inside and outside of the University system.
Manage health-related policy, planning, development, and advocacy activities for the University of Alaska system, and create strong pathways for Alaskans to become the health professionals Alaska needs.
The Center was established to support the University of Alaska Anchorage’s mission as the health university of the University of Alaska statewide system, and to stimulate appropriate system-wide development of health academic programs and research across the state, providing an interactive bridge between external and internal stakeholders.
- Collaboration and Partnership
- Grow Our Own, Close to Home
- Responsive and Reliable Service
- Intelligent and Transparent Dialogue
- Positivity (“Can Do”)
News and Events
Oct. 30-Nov. 1: Alaska ACTE Professional Development Conference
Oct. 21: Northwest Regional Primary Care Association Conference
Oct. 14: UC Davis Pre-Health Conference
Oct. 3: Alaska State of Reform Health Policy Conference
Jul. 12-Aug. 2: Rural Immersion Insitute of the North
Jun. 21, 23, 26, 28, 30: Healthcare portion of ANSEP Acceleration Academy
Jun. 18-24: PATH Camp: Behavioral Health
Jun. 11-17: PATH Camp: Behavioral Health
Jun. 4-17: PATH Camp: Allied Health
Jun. 4-10: PATH Camp: Behavioral Health
Apr. 28-30: AHEC at Alaska School Nurses Conference
Apr. 26: AHEC at Alaska Primary Care Association Conference
Apr. 24-28: PATH Academy: Allied Health
Apr. 22 OR 29: College of Health Dress for Success
Apr. 19: HPV Webinar--Oral Health
Apr. 15: AHEC at Anchorage's Promise & Kids Day
Apr. 6: HPV Webinar--Primary Care and Oral Health
Apr. 1: Alaska PreMed Summit
Mar. 30: HPV Webinar
Mar. 28-May 30: Spring GEC Series
Mar. 23-25: Alaska HOSA Conference
Mar. 3: Grand Rounds Event: Innovations in Diabetes Treatment
Icons courtesy of the Noun Project: creators Wilson Joseph, Health Care Symbols Collection, Ted Grajeda, Zlatko Najdenovski,
Nicholas Menghini, Thomas Helbig.
UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/titleIXcompliance/nondiscrimination.