First established in 1988, the MATEC Central Office is based at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, Department of Family Medicine.
As part of a national network of federally-funded AIDS Education and Training Centers, MATEC provides clinical training, information services and support to health care professionals through local sites across ten states: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
MATEC is supported in its work through multiple public grants and contracts. These include the AIDS Education and Training Center (AETC) grant, MATEC’s oldest and largest funded work. MATEC is based at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, Department of Family Medicine.
The Michigan site of the Midwest AIDS Education and Training Center (MATEC) is located in Detroit at Wayne State University School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases. MATEC Michigan’s mission is to increase the number of health care professionals who provide excellent quality HIV care and prevention services to our state’s under-served and vulnerable populations.
MATEC has been supported in its work through state and federal grants: