AHEC Health Career Expo held at Harlan Center
The annual AHEC Health Career Expo was held recently at the Harlan Center with over
600 local high school and area technology center students taking part in the day-long
event. Students had the opportunity to learn firsthand about careers within the health
care industry; they represented the counties of Harlan, Bell, Letcher and Leslie.
Various exhibits viewed by the students included those sponsored and manned by Southeast
Kentucky Community & Technical College, Union College, East Tennessee State, the University
of the Cumberlands, Lincoln Memorial University, Lindsey Wilson and the University
The event was sponsored by Southeast AHEC, Harlan ARH, the University of Kentucky
Shandeal Fields served as event coordinator.