Manhattan-Staten Island Area Health Education Center (MSI AHEC) is part of a statewide system which provides health career exploration and addresses disparities in the health professions. With the support of our partners, MSI AHEC offers a diverse menu of programming to reach students from underserved communities.

We would like to thank our partners for their support and commitment to MSI AHEC and joining us in an effort to increase diversity in the health professions.

Program funding support provided by the following:

Health Resources and Services Administration

New York Institute of Technology – College of Osteopathic Medicine

Northeast Regional Alliance Health Careers Opportunity Program

NY State Department of Health

National Partners & Affiliates:

National AHEC Organization (NAO)

National Association of Medical Minority Educators (NAMME)

National Association of Hispanic Nurses

National Medical Association

Student National Medical Association



Academic Partners:

City College of the City University of New York

Columbia University – College of Physicians and Surgeons

CUNY School of Public Health

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai – Center for Multicultural & Community Affairs

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

SUNY School of Optometry

Community Partners:

Aliance Lower Eastside Harm Reduction

Bellevue Hospital

CHASI – Community Health Action of Staten Island

Clove Lake Rehabilitation Center

Commission on Public Health Systems (CPHS)

Community Healthcare Network

Harlem Children Zone

Harlem Hospital

Harlem United

Helene Fuld College of Nursing

Institute For Family Health

Manhattan Central Medical Society

Mentors in Medicine

Mercy College

Metropolitan Hospital

Mount Sinai Health System

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Northern Manhattan Perinatal Partnership

NY Blood Center

NY Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Veterans Administration Harbor Health Center


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