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
Date completed 10/2004
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)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours 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.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions