Contact Us

We handle all of Florida’s 67 Counties, from the Panhandle to the Keys.  Programs are available in both English and Spanish.  Below please find the AHEC office closest to you. 

BIG BEND AHEC
Serving the counties of Bay, Calhoun, Franklin, Gadsden,
Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Leon, Liberty,
Madison, Taylor, Washington, Wakulla
325 John Knox Road
Building M, Suite 200
Tallahassee, Florida 32303
Telephone: 850-224-1177
Fax: 850-224-8441
www.bigbendahec.org
GULFCOAST SOUTH AHEC
Serving the counties of Charlotte, Desoto, Manatee,
Sarasota
2201 Cantu Court, Suite 220
Sarasota, Florida 34232
Telephone: 941-361-6602; 800-967-0807
Fax: 941-361-6612
www.gsahec.org
CENTRAL FLORIDA AHEC
Serving the counties of Brevard, Hardee, Highlands,
Lake, Orange, Osceola, Polk, Seminole, Sumter
Blake Warren, MHSA, Executive Director
328 South Central Avenue
Apopka, Florida 32703
Telephone: 407-889-2292
Toll Free: 877-252-6094
Fax: 407-889-4124
www.cfahec.org
MIAMI-DADE AHEC
Serving Miami-Dade County
Marilyn Roman, MHSA, Interim Director/Director of Operations
1200 N.W. 78th Avenue, Suite 209
Doral, Florida 33126
Telephone: 305-994-9268
Fax: 305-592-3704
www.mdahec.org
EVERGLADES AHEC
Serving the counties of Broward, Collier, Glades,
Hendry, Indian River, Lee, Martin, Okeechobee, Palm
Beach, St. Lucie
Joe Peters, BS, Executive Director
5725 Corporate Way, Suite 102
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Telephone: 561-640-3620; 800-819-2357
Fax: 561-681-9284
www.eahectobacco.org
NORTHEAST FLORIDA AHEC
Serving the counties of Baker, Clay, Duval, Flagler,
Nassau, St. Johns, Volusia
Clarissa JH Ortiz, MS, Executive Director
1107 Myra Street, Suite 250
Jacksonville, Florida 32204
Telephone: 904-482-0189
Fax: 904-482-0196
www.northfloridaahec.org
FLORIDA KEYS AHEC
Serving Monroe County
Michael Cunningham, Executive Director
5800 Overseas Highway Suite 38
Marathon, Florida 33050
Telephone: 305-743-7111
Fax: 305-743-7709
www.KeystoQuitSmoking.org
SUWANNEE RIVER AHEC
Serving the counties of Alachua, Bradford, Columbia,
Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Marion,
Putnam, Suwannee, Union
14646 N.W. 151st Blvd.
Alachua, Florida 32615
Telephone: 386-462-1551
Fax: 386-462-1601
www.srahec.org
GULFCOAST NORTH AHEC
Serving the counties of Citrus, Hernando, Hillsborough,
Pasco, Pinellas
Christina Mathis, MBA, Chief Executive Officer
17819 State Route 52
Land O’ Lakes, Florida 34638-6819
Telephone: 813-929-1000
Fax: 813-929-1009
www.gnahec.org
WEST FLORIDA AHEC
Serving the counties of Escambia, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa,
Walton
Paige Collier, MS, Executive Director
1455 South Ferdon Blvd., Suite B-1
Crestview, Florida 32536
Telephone: 850-682-2552
Fax: 850-682-2521
www.WestFloridaAHEC.org

Program Offices

Florida State University AHEC Program
Andrée Aubrey, LCSW Program Director
Florida State University College of Medicine
1115 West Call Street
Tallahassee, FL 32306-4300
Telephone: 850-645-6439
Fax: 850-645-2859
med.fsu.edu/HealthAffairs/AHEC
University of Miami AHEC Program
Asma Aftab, MD, MPH Program Director
University of Miami School of Medicine
P.O. Box 016700 (R-700)
Miami, Florida 33101
Telephone: 305-243-2847
Fax: 305-243-2888
http://familymedicine.med.miami.edu/community-health
For FedEx Mailings
1801 NW 9th Avenue
Highland Professional Building, Suite 470
Miami, Florida 33136
CENTERS
Miami-Dade AHEC, Florida Keys AHEC
Nova Southeastern University AHEC Program
Steven B. Zucker, DMD, MEd Program Director
Associate Dean for Community Affairs
Nova Southeastern University
College of Osteopathic Medicine
3200 South University Drive
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33328
Telephone: 954-262-1588
Fax: 954-262-3209
medicine.nova.edu/academics/ahec.html
CENTERS
Central Florida AHEC, Everglades AHEC
University of Florida AHEC Program
Barbara Richardson, PhD, RN Program Director
University of Florida AHEC Program
2750 NW 43rd Street, Suite 102
Gainesville, Florida 32606-7486
Telephone: 352-273-8530
Fax: 352-392-1022
ahec.health.ufl.edu
CENTERS
Big Bend AHEC, Northeast Florida AHEC, Suwannee River AHEC, West Florida AHEC
University of South Florida AHEC Program
Anne M. Maynard, MPH, CHES Program Director
University of South Florida
Area Education Health Center (AHEC)
College of Medicine, MDC 76
12901 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard
Tampa, Florida 33612-4799
Telephone: 813-974-3507
Fax: 813-974-3605
health.usf.edu/ahec
CENTERS
Gulfcoast North AHEC, Gulfcoast South AHEC