About Us

Southwest Missouri Area Health Education Center

The Southwest Missouri Area Health Education Center is located in Springfield, Missouri, and is hosted by Missouri State University. The service region includes the following counties:

  • Barry
  • Barton
  • Bates
  • Cedar
  • Christian
  • Dade
  • Greene
  • Henry
  • Jasper
  • Lawrence
  • McDonald
  • Newton
  • Polk
  • St. Clair
  • Stone
  • Taney
  • Vernon
  • Webster
  • Wright
  • Douglas
  • Ozark

Programs and Services

In support of the MAHEC mission, The following programs and services are available in this 21 county region:

  • Clinical/Medical Student Training
  • Rural rotations in surrounding communities
  • Recruitment/Youth K-12 & undergraduate
  • ACES (AHEC Career Enhancement Scholars) Programs
  • Health Career Education Services

  • Academic Enrichment Programs
  • AHEC Services in Joplin, MO

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