Student Services & Preceptors

Student Services & Preceptors

The Teaching Provider

The Teaching Provider Newsletter

For preceptors of medical, pharmacy, and nursing students in the Greensboro area

Download the Spring/Summer 2022 Issue

Become a Preceptor

If you are interested in becoming a preceptor or would like more information, please contact ORPCE Coordinator Tonya Crawford-Baldwin, MA, at 336.832.8566 or

Greensboro AHEC works closely with the following schools and programs:

  • University of North Carolina School of Medicine at Chapel Hill, Nurse Practitioner Program, Pharm D Program
  • Duke University School of Medicine, Physician Assistant Program, Nurse Practitioner Program
  • Wake Forest University, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Physician Assistant Program
  • The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Geriatric Nurse Practitioner Program
  • East Carolina University School of Medicine, Physician Assistant Program, Nurse Practitioner

Greensboro AHEC’s Office of Regional Primary Care Education (ORPCE) serves as a liaison between community practices and the health science schools. We support the preceptors and assist the students and schools by:

  • ensuring community preceptors teach the students they want at convenient times.
  • providing faculty development opportunities to community preceptors to help sharpen their skills as teachers and preceptors.
  • facilitating the faculty appointment process.
  • providing local health statistics and other resource information.
  • providing students with housing and local community information.
  • recruiting community practices as teaching sites.
  • recruiting local primary care practitioners as preceptors.

Resources for Preceptors

2020-21 Approved ORPCE Courses

Additional resources for preceptors are available through AHEConnect and the NC AHEC Digital Library:


Register for free online preceptor courses

Download preceptor course information

Browse the NC AHEC Digital Library

Visit MyAHEC to create your personal continuing education account, print transcripts, and more. North Carolina My AHEC