Medical Students

Health Professional Students

Area Health Education Center of Southwest Oregon (AHECSW)  provides housing for health professional students at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), along with reimbursing medical students for mileage when they travel for their 5-week rural rotation or for Rural Scholars Students, who spend 14 weeks in our region, to work with health professionals in their clinics and local rural hospitals. 

At this time, AHECSW rural rotations are in Bandon, Coos Bay, Cottage Grove, Florence, Gold Beach, Grants Pass, Junction City, Medford, North Bend, Reedsport, Roseburg and Veneta.

If you need information on these rural rotations, please contact Dianne Halbert, Director of Operations, at