Southwest Georgia AHEC
Continuing Education Newsletter
In This Issue 
Physicians for Rural Georgia Scholarships 
Partnerships for Healthy Communities 

Medical Countermeasures - POD, Planning & Response

FREE On-Demand Nursing Webinars

Coming Soon Events

On-Demand Webinars  

Interested in Health Careers? Check out 
Health Careers in Georgia online.

Interested in the Georgia Primary Care Summit? Check out the Summit website to keep up with key issues related to primary care.


   September 2017   

Congrats to Nathan Deal Scholars! 
Physicians for Rural Georgia Scholarships 
SOWEGA-AHEC Regional Nathan Deal Scholars 
Class of 2018
Anna Spelts (Leesburg, GA) 
Class of 2019
Kent Beam (Alapaha, GA) 
Allison Cauthen (Sycamore, GA)
Class of 2020
Morgan Castleberry (Hawkinsville, GA) 
Class of 2021
John Buchanan (Sylvester, GA) 
Millie Foster (Dawson, GA) 
Doyle Wallace (Valdosta, GA)
Partnerships for Healthy Communities - Child Abuse Intervention & Prevention in Southwest GA
Child Abuse Intervention & Prevention Training 

Target Audiences:
Nurses, Pre-Hospital Providers, Law Enforcement, Fire Departments, 911 Operators, & DFCS Staff

FREE C hild Physical Abuse Prevention Program for emergency responders and trauma nurses that focuses on the recognition of child abuse, documentation of concerning findings,  reporting, and prevention. (3.o CE Hours Offered) 

October 2 - Coffee County 8:00AM

October 3 - Thomas County 1:00PM

October 4 - Decatur County 8:30AM

October 5 - Tift County 8:00AM

October 5 - Tift County 1:00PM

October 6 - Lee County 9:00AM
Medical Countermeasures:
Point of Dispensing (POD), Planning & Response

FREE CME & CE Event ~  Pre-Registration Required

On-Demand Webinars 
Coming Soon - Winter 2018

Heart & Vascular Symposium 2018
February, 2018          Tifton, GA 
CME for Physicians/Nursing CE 


Flint River NP Association's
Pharmacology Conference
February 24, 2018          Albany, GA
Nursing CE

D. Michelle Huskey, MS, RRT-NPS
Continuing Education Coordinator
Distance Learning Coordinator
Southwest Georgia AHEC

  Connecting Students to Health Careers
 Health Professionals to Communities
 Communities to Better Health 

SOWEGA-AHEC Serving the Following Southwest Georgia Counties : 
Atkinson, Bacon, Baker, Ben Hill, Berrien, Brooks, Calhoun, Clay, Clinch, Coffee, Colquitt, Cook, Crisp, Decatur, Dooly, Dougherty, Early, Echols, Grady, Irwin, Lanier, Lee, Lowndes, Miller, Mitchell, Pulaski, Quitman, Randolph, Seminole, Stewart, Sumter, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Turner, Webster, Wilcox, & Worth.