NAO Update
November 26, 2012

1. From the Executive Director's Desk
I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving with family and friends. I was in Arizona all week and am catching up with things now. The next few weeks will be very busy as the year wraps up; stay tuned for information regarding the 2013 Spring NAO Conference, the FY13 Federal Budget, and a whole host of other important items in the coming weeks.

Have a great week!

2. NHSC Students to Service Loan Repayment Program Now Open: Application Deadline: December 13, 2012
The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Students to Service Loan Repayment Program (S2S LRP) application cycle is now open and accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2013. The purpose of the S2S LRP is to provide loan repayment assistance to medical students (DO and MD) in their last year of school, in exchange for a commitment to provide culturally competent primary healthcare services in eligible health professional shortage areas (HPSAs) of greatest need. The NHSC is seeking applicants who have an interest in serving communities with limited access to health care and in providing care through their initial service commitment and beyond.

A complete online application must be submitted by 5:00 PM ET on December 13, 2012. Please note: All supporting documentation for the application must be uploaded before an individual can submit a complete application package. The NHSC will not accept documentation by fax or mail.

Click here for more info. Click here for frequently asked questions.

Mission Statement: The National AHEC Organization supports and advances the AHEC Network to improve health by leading the nation in the recruitment, training and retention of a diverse health workforce for underserved communities.

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