AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Bone Marrow Talk
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 04/2006
Chapter University of New England COM
Project Coordinator Suzie McGrorty
Summary of project Paul Greenier from the Maine leukemia foundation discussed the process of donating bone marrow. This was a lunch sponsored talk. His contact info is: Paul Greenier with the Maine leukemia foundation. meleukem@ctel.net

Content area Other
Number of participants 75
Participant hours involved 2 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 Emails were sent out. Flyers were posted in high traffic areas around campus. An announcement was made to both the 1st and 2nd year classes.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions We purposely had a speaker enlighten the students on the bone marrow transplant process one week prior to having our drive in order to generate as much interest as possible.