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Mini Med School 2021

Mini-Med School Poster

This year’s Mini Med School sessions are being offered virtually through Zoom Webinar. Webinars are designed so that the host and any designated panelists can share their video, audio, and screen. 

March 2 The COVID-19 Pandemic and Emerging Infectious Diseases
March 9 Mental Health Strategies to Cope During the COVID-19 Pandemic
March 16 Urology 
March 23 Diabetes
March 30 Living with Heart Disease
April 6 G. I. Health
April 13 Wellness and the Mind/Body Connection
April 20 Treating Joint Pain
April 27, Keeping Your Grand Babies Safe – Infant Home Safety

 

West Central Indiana - Area Health Education Center

The West Central Indiana Area Health Education Center (WCI-AHEC) improves health by recruiting (find them), training (train them) and retaining (keep them) a diverse health work force for the underserved communities of Clay, Fountain, Greene, Montgomery, Owen, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion, Vigo, and Warren.

Find Them

  • Increase representation of individuals from under‐represented minority and disadvantaged (URMD), rural and medically underserved backgrounds in health professions, particularly primary care.
  • Improve health career preparation in high schools.
  • Develop the intent for students to pursue post‐secondary education for primary health care careers.

Train Them

  • Improve the readiness, willingness, and ability of health professions trainees to serve in primary care, rural and medically underserved community settings.
  • Enhance collaboration and partnerships between higher education and communities.

Keep Them

  • Increase health professionals’ access to training resources that support practice, reduce professional isolation, disseminate best practices, and improve quality of health care for medically underserved communities and health disparity populations.
  • Expand educational opportunities for Hoosier health professionals.
  • Address key issues in health profession shortage areas, such as rural and medically underserved areas.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Phone 812.237.8136
Landsbaum Center for Health Education
(on Union Hospital's campus),
1433 N. 6th 1/2 Street
Terre Haute, IN 47807
Google Map: Location of the West Central Indiana - Area Health Education Center