One Western Montana program is working to increase the interest in high school students to pursue healthcare related fields as Montana is facing an extreme healthcare work force shortage.
DOL officials estimate there will be up to 1,200 new healthcare job openings in the coming years in the state.
The University of Montana and Montana State University have joined together to create a robust, interdisciplinary health sciences education and practice that will benefit patients, students and the health care industry across Montana and the nation.
Climate Change and Health: Interprofessional Perspectives and Solutions
December 6, 2019
Location: University of Montana, Skaggs #169
Jennifer Robohm, PhD
Family Medicine Residency of Western MT
Elizabeth Schnek, PhD, MHI, RN-BC, FAAN
Providence St. Patrick Hospital
Paul Smith, DO
This executive-level position is responsible for leading the Western Montana Area Health Education Center and directing the Missoula office of the MUS Institute for Interprofessional Education & Collaborative Practice in Health & Medicine.
Do you have an interest in a career in medicine? Join us!
October 19, 2019
8:00am - 5:00pm
MSU Norm Asbjornson Hall
Components of the medical school application process at UW
Creating your Personal Statement
Strategies for financing medical school at UW
Mock admission interviews
Interested in shifting into a career in healthcare?
The 1st Shift program is for you!
First Shift Online Registration
When: October 25, 2019
Where: Salish Kootenai College, Sherry McDonald Room
Time: 9:45 AM- 1:30 PM (Lunch Included)
Who: Anyone interested in health profession
Register at the MT Pain Conference Website
View the Conference Agenda Schedule
September 12-13, 2019
MSU - Bozeman, MT
A collaborative project of
the Western Montana Area Health Education Center
and the Family Medicine Residency of Western Montana
The University of Montana invites applications for an AHEC Scholars & UMHM Program Manager. Only current UM Employees* are eligible. Open to all employee types including Temporary Staff and Student Employees.
Registration is Open!
April 24, 2019, 8:30-4:00
University of Montana, UC Ballroom, Missoula, MT
Gina Pate-Terry, LCSW, LAC
Tammera Nauts, LCSW, LAC
Michelle Peavy, PhD
Deanna Cooper, LCSW
Agenda - Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Our gratitude to Marshal Bloom, MD, Senior Investigator and NIAID Director, and to the staff at Rocky Mountain Labs, for hosting our Missoula WWAMI students in December.
Join the next generation of healthcare leaders!
The AHEC Scholars program is a national certificate program for students in health professions training programs interested in enhancing their skills in interprofessional practice in rural or underserved settings.
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2018 Statewide Integrated Behavioral Health Summit
The Montana Healthcare Foundation and the Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training Program invite you to join us for the 2018 Statewide Integrated Behavioral Health Summit. This summit will provide successful approaches...