AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title AIDS Advocacy and the Patient Perspective
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 01/2006
Chapter Wright State University Boonshoft SOM
Project Coordinator Mark Ryan
Summary of project This event was done in collaboration with PHR. Community leaders and people living with HIV came to talk about their experiences, the things that they learned, and offer insight to future physicians about their experiences in health care.

Content area HIV/AIDS
Number of participants 30
Participant hours involved 30 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 150
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Better advertising as to the importance of hearing the patient perspective, etc, would have helped.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
3
Lessons/suggestions The event could have been better advertised because it was a powerful talk to those who went.