Interested in being a part of a National Healthcare Honors Society?

We are currently taking applications from healthcare students interested in going above and beyond their classroom activities.

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Rural Experiences for Health Professions Students

Applications are open for this summer program that places healthcare students in critical access hospitals for a holistic view of rural medicine.

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Scrubs Camp is coming to Yankton in fall of 2020!

High school students interested in checking into a variety of healthcare careers will want to attend.

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Veteran's Care Conference to be held in May!

This event will be held in Sioux Falls, SD on Friday, May 15th at USD’s Community College for Sioux Falls.

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Our Mission

To enhance access to quality healthcare, particularly primary and preventive care, by improving the supply and distribution of healthcare professionals through community/academic partnerships. We connect students to careers, professionals to communities and communities to better health.

Our Programs

AHEC Scholars

A honors program for health professions students that supplements their education.


Rural Experiences for Health Professions Students. A 4-week summer program.


You are the Key to HPV Cancer Prevention. Human papilomavirus.

Disaster Training

A day of disaster response protocol training for university students.