Boston Area Health Education Center
1010 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 02118

P: (617) 534-5258
F: (617) 534-5761

Director: Anthony Crosson

Contact: Anthony Crosson
P: (617) 534-5258
F: (617) 419-1296

Boston Area Health Education Center (BAHEC)

Year Program Started: 1978

Max. Participants/Year: 70-80

Application Deadline: March 15

Program Timeframe: year-round

Academic Level Targeted: grades 9-12

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education, internship/fellowship, mentoring

Program Attributes: non-credit, meals provided, stipend provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: area of residence (Boston residence or attending Boston Public Schools)

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: anatomy, chemistry, pre-dentistry, education (health, science), epidemiology, public health, statistics/biometrics/biostatistics

Additional Comments: This program provides a continuum of academic enrichment activities, health education, and health-related internships that increase awareness of health professions and public health issues, concepts, and practices.