Southwest Georgia AHEC
Continuing Education Newsletter
In This Issue 

SOWEGA-AHEC Welcomes New Team Member

Pathway to Med School Graduate Returns to Region to Practice Primary Care in Moultrie

Mercer University School of Medicine Announce Nathan Deal Scholars

FREE Nursing CE

Coming Soon

Georgia COVID-19 Emotional Support Help Lines
 COVID-19 Info Links

  August 2020

SOWEGA-AHEC Welcomes New Team Member


Shanta Oliver, MBA
SOWEGA-AHEC Preceptor Coordinator
Pathway to Med School Graduate Returns to Practice in Region
Pathway to Med School Program Graduate 2010
Returns to Practice Primary Care in Moultrie
Congratulations to Catie Duskin, DO
Dr. Catie Duskin has joined Sterling Group Primary Care as a Family Medicine Physician. She has been in Moultrie for three years as a part of the Georgia South Family Medicine Residency Program.
Mercer University School of Medicine - Nathan Deal Scholars
Announce Nathan Deal Scholars

Charity Ruth Bray of Bulloch County (Class of 2022)

Maggie Kearney of Decatur County (Class of 2023)

Russell King of Seminole County (Class of 2023)
SOWEGA-AHEC Pathway to Med School Graduate (2017)

Benjamin Bridges of Decatur County (Class of 2024)
SOWEGA-AHEC Pathway to Med School Graduate (2018)

Seth Clary of Wayne County (Class of 2024)

Susanna Hall of Jefferson County (Class of 2024) 

Latisha Pryor of Macon County (Class of 2024)  

FREE Nursing CE Hours - Recorded Webinars
Nursing CE - FREE 
Participant Requirements for CE Certificates:
Online registration, watch video and successful completion of post-test/evaluation. (1.0 Hour Each) 
Care that Spans a Lifetime: Overview of Population Health
Framework for Population Health:
Strategies & Tools for a Robust Population Health Approach
Building a Healthier Community One Individual at a Time:
Person Centered Care
Population Health: Care Coordination Models
Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST):  
Medical Education Module (Nurse & EMS Hour)

Coming Soon.... New Programs
Adult Mental Health First Aid Training
On-Demand Webinars 
The Sweet and Low:
Diabetes Update for Rural Providers

Population Health Series:  
  • Introduction to Population Health
  • Addressing Social Determinants of Health
  • The Voice of the Patient
Georgia COVID-19 Emotional Support Lines
COVID-19 Informational Links


D. Michelle Huskey, MS, RRT-NPS
Continuing Education Coordinator
Distance Learning Coordinator
AHEC Scholars Program 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.