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Program Office

The WVAHEC Program Office oversees AHEC program implementation for the state of West Virginia and is the primary liaison with federal and state governments for the 5 regional AHEC Centers. The Program Office assists he 5 regional AHEC centers with recruiting, rotations, continuing education, assessments, evaluations, and budgeting. The Program Office provides fiscal management while assisting the 5 regional AHEC Centers in planning and implementing project priorities and provide guidance and support as needed.

The Program Office also works with the National AHEC Organization on legislative and policy issues, and participates in an annual evaluation with Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).                                                                                                

Sandra Y. Pope, MSW

Program Director, West Virginia Area Health Education Centers (WVAHEC)
Phone 304-347-1216 | Fax 304-347-1265





Sharon M. Giles
Assistant Director, WVAHEC
Phone  304-347-1226 | Fax  304-347-1265