SOWEGA-AHEC was awarded a contract from the American College of Rheumatology in support of  The Lupus Initiative in southwest Georgia.  This 2-phase approach includes a community awareness campaign and a provider education series for CME related  to systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus) to primary care providers.  The Lupus Initiative is a project of the American College of Rheumatology, a professional organization for doctors who specialize in lupus and other diseases.



Facts About Lupus (English)
Facts About Lupus (Spanish)

What is Lupus

Patient Physician Dialogue

Pregnancy and Rheumatic Disease



Georgia HPV

  • HPV Vaccination Rates & Missed Opportunites
  • Prevalence of Provider Recommendations 
  • Cervical Cancer - New Cases per Year 
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer - New Cases per Year 

HPV Vaccine Safety

Tips & Timesavers


Proud Participant in the National AHEC Organization
HPV Immunization Project


These materials are being distributed to you as part of the National AHEC Organization HPV Immunization Project, funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to increase awareness of HPV vaccine information, resources and tools.


Welcome to SOWEGA-AHEC Continuing Education E-Newsletter.  Our goal is to increase access to quality healthcare by providing training and continuing education to health professionals and lay people.  The CE Newsletters highlights our CE/CME programs, including distance learning and some archived programs.


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