AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Yoga seminar for health workers
Project type(s) Speaker,Other
Date completed 04/2007
Chapter University of Kansas SOM
Project Coordinator Erin Zahradnik
Summary of project AMSA invited Tom Jacobs (tomjacobs.com) to lead a yoga seminar for health workers at KUMC. It was designed to be an intro of sorts into yoga, with the idea that attendees could continue on at the fitness center's classes or at Mr. Jacobs's classes.

Content area Wellness/Well-Being
Number of participants 15
Participant hours involved 15 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 We sent out broadcast emails to the different schools/workers. We also posted flyers around the campus.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
3
Lessons/suggestions The timing of the event wasn't so great for getting lots of people there. Given that, though, I feel like people really benefited from the experience, as all but 2 attendees were newbies to yoga.