Continuing Education


Foothills AHEC partners with organizations across the state to provide live and online continuing education opportunities to build healthcare providers' skills and knowledge, while also providing them with the credits they need to maintain employment, state licensure, and national certification. We are dedicated to narrowing professional practice gaps and developing the Georgia healthcare workforce.


Upcoming Events

Thank you for your interest in Foothills AHEC's continuing education opportunities. Please check back regularly or visit our social media pages to find out about events as they are added to our schedule. 

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On-Demand Events


These events are archived for on-demand viewing as part of the HealthTecdl program funded by the Healthcare Georgia Foundation. Learn more about Foothills AHEC's involvement with HealthTecDL.


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Rural Hospital Stabilization Pilot Program Part 3: Plans and Progress of the Hub & Spoke Model

Leigh Bailey

Rural Hospital Stabilization Project Director

Crisp Regional Medical Services  


Julia Barnett, RN

Chief Nursing Officer

Union General Hospital  


Leslie Daniel

Rural Hospital Stabilization Project Director

Union General Hospital  


Charles Owens, MSA

Rural Hospital Stabilization Project Manager

Department of Community Health

State Office of Rural Health Contractor

The Rural Track: Gearing Students toward Rural Practice

Dr. Mary Coleman, MD, PhD

Director of Communiy Health/Rural Education

Louisiana State University School of Medicine 


Brian Jakes, Chief Executive Officer

Southeast Louisiana AHEC

A Rise in Strategic Partnerships: Merging to Sustain Health Care

Patricia Ketsche, PhD

Associate Professor, Health Administration

Georgia State University's Robinson College of Business

Transformative Approaches to Rural Health Care Practice and Delivery

Samuel "Le" Church, MD, MPH

Family Medicine Physician and Practice Owner

Synergy Health

Georgia Preceptor Tax Incentive Program (GA-PTIP) 2015 Update: The Role of Academic Programs

Denise Kornegay, MSW

Executive Director

Georgia Statewide AHEC Network

Colorectal Cancer Screening: The Critical Role of Primary Care

Durado Brooks, MD, MPH

Director, Prostate and Colorectal Cancers

American Cancer Society

FREE CME/CE for physicians, advanced practitioners, and nurses!

Health Access: Providing Specialty Care in a Safety Net Setting

Allison Borchert, RN

Health Access Coordinator, Good News Clinics

Bradley Auffarth, MD

General Surgeon, The Long Street Clinic

Quest for Excellence: Implementing Quality Improvement Processes Across a Regional Health System

Eric Watkins, MBA

Interim Director, Department of Operational Excellence

Northeast Georgia Health System, Inc.

Charting a New Course: A Career in Medical Coding


Member, Board of Directors

American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)

For more information about health careers in Georgia contact our Health Careers Coordinator.

Closing the Gap: Expanding Primary Care Residency Opportunities in Georgia

Michelle Nuss, MD

Campus Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

GRU/UGA Medical Partnership

From Theory to Practice: The Patient-Center Medical Home

Monica Newton, DO

Family Medicine Physician & Director of the Patient-Centered Medical Home

Northeast Georgia Physicians Group

Georgia Preceptor Tax Incentive Program: The Role of Academic Programs in Rewarding Community-Based Preceptors

Denise Kornegay, MSW

Program Director, Georgia Statewide AHEC Network

Associate Dean for AHEC, MCG/GRU School of Medicine

Associate Professor, MCG/GRU Department of Family Medicine

Scrubbing Back In: What You Should Know About Reentering Nursing

Ashley Smith, RN, BSN

Education Affiliation Instructor

Northeast Georgia Health System, Inc.

Careers in Emergency Medical Services: The Hardest Job You'll Ever Love

Scott Masters, MBA

Director of Emergency Medical Services 

Northeast Georgia Health System, Inc.

For more information about health careers in Georgia contact our Health Careers Coordinator.

Becoming an Expert Preceptor

Timothy Fulenwider, MD and Jim Becker, PA

Vascular Surgery

Northeast Georgia Physicians Group

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