Bronx Westchester Area Health Education Center

Published on September 18, 2018, 5:22 am
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Bronx Westchester Area Health Education Center (BW AHEC) is a partner of the New York State Area Health Education Center (AHEC) System.

Bronx Westchester Area Health Education Center

Established in July 2001 and is the first of three New York City AHECs. It serves the entire regional area of the Bronx which has a population of approximately 1.4 million, and the underserved communities of Westchester County which has a population in excess of 900 thousand.

We are located on the beautiful tree-lined 37 acre campus of Lehman College, a senior college of the City University of New York.

Together we partner to engage, educate, and empower students and professionals to be transformative community leaders in their communities.


Through collaborative relationships with community partners in healthcare facilities, academic institutions, government agencies and a variety of community based organizations, the Bronx-Westchester Area Health Education Center:

To learn more about us, please find us at:

Bronx-Westchester Area Health Education Center
Lehman College – CUNY
250 Bedford Park Boulevard West, T3 – Room 113
Bronx, NY 10468

Tel:      718-960-7977



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