Central Region Office - NYS AHEC

Partner, New York State Area Health Education Center System


The Central Region Office of the NYS AHEC System is situated in the Department of Family Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University. The Central Region Office serves primary functions:

  1. To support educational programs at SUNY Upstate that strengthen the regional health work force, including the Rural Medical Education Program (RMED) and the Family Medicine Clerkship
  2. To serve as a liason between SUNY Upstate Medical University and with leaders in healthcare provision, education, and policy-making in the Central NY Region; and
  3. <<li>To act as a coordinating office and liason between the regional AHEC offices located in Potsdam (the Northern AHEC, or NAHEC) and Cortland (the Central New York AHEC, or CNYAHEC), New York.

Contact Information

Central Region Office, NYS AHEC
Department of Family Medicine
SUNY, Upstate Medical University
475 Irving Avenue, Suite 200
Syracuse, NY 13210
Tel:  (315) 464-7010

Regional Director: Christopher P. Morley, PhD
Medical Director: John W. Epling, MD MSEd
Educational Evaluation Specialist: Carrie Roseamelia, MA (PhD in Progress)
Data Manager: Carin McAbee, BS

Links of Interest

Job Openings of Interest (Non-SUNY Upstate jobs listed here)

  • Finger Lakes Community Health is looking for a primary care physician for the Community Health Center located in Penn Yann, NY.
  • Meharry Medical College is seeking a Director of Medical Education (Board-Certified Family Physician or PhD in Education, social sciences, or related)