Akron Region Interprofessional Area Health Education Center (ARI-AHEC)  

  Greta Lax, MS, Center Director  

The University of Akron

  College of Health Professions  

Mary Gladwin Hall-101M

Akron, OH 44325-8904

Phone - (330) 972-6957


  Counties Served: Summit and Portage

ARI-AHEC is located at the University of Akron and supports rotation placements for nursing, nutrition, medicine, pharmacy, and community health workers.  ARI-AHEC works closely with community partners to provide additional community-based opportunities such as an Active Aging and Wellness Fair, Wellness Wednesdays with public housing, and Minority Health Month events for these disciplines as well as for students from other schools and programs including Sports Science and Wellness, Counseling, Psychology, Social Work, Allied Health, Public Health, and Gerontology.