AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory
|PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION|
|Project title||National Primary Care Week 2004|
|Project type(s)||Community Service,School Service,Speaker|
|Chapter||Saint Louis University SOM|
|Project Coordinator||Benjamin Leacock|
|Summary of project||A luncheon with a local Health Service Center doctor to discuss working with the underserved and the National Health Service Corps.
A luncheon with a local cardiologist to discuss his experiences in rural medicine.
A language day sponsored by AMSA and the FMIG where medical, nursing, PT, OT, and allied health students could learn a few medical phrases in Spanish, Bosnian, or Vietnamese.
A letter writing campaign for Title VII funding.
An community outreach event at a Vietnamese Church with APAMSA.
|Content area||Community and Public Health|
|Number of participants||12|
|Participant hours involved||50 hour(s)|
|FUNDING & ADVERTISING|
|Total project cost||700|
|Project funding||Local chapter funds,Medical school funds,AMSA grant|
|Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:|
|Project advertising||Posters, mass emails. It worked.|
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)