AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

Project title Election Luncheon
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 10/2005
Chapter University of California, Irvine SOM
Project Coordinator Parker Duncan, MS2
Summary of project A student-led presentation of the upcoming medically-related Propositions for the November 'special' (read: Schwarzzie-Republican-bolstered) election. Specifically, one student presented Prop 73; another presented 78 vs. 79. Our goal was INFORMATION presentation, NOT advocacy. The only thing we advocated for was that people go VOTE!

Content area National Primary Care Week
Number of participants 90
Participant hours involved 90 hour(s)
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
Total project cost 300
Project funding Medical school funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising NPCW flyer. As well, after licking our wounds from low attendance on Tue night, we rallied and had our student presenters send an 'individual' message to both MS1 and 2 classes--essentially saying, 'I'm doing this special thing tomorrow, why don't y
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
Lessons/suggestions This was perhaps the MOST successful of our 4 events during NPCW. The success is partially attributed to the fact that, result of asking that our Dean 'sponsor' one of our events (that's code for fund the lunch), he decided to call our event a 'Dean's Ho