AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title AIDS Action Week - Art Display
Project type(s) Social Event,Other
Date completed 03/2006
Chapter University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Project Coordinator Snehal Patel and Melissa Wong
Summary of project Rented boards used for poster session showings and posted images, messages, and statistics to illustrate the impact of AIDS in different countries throughout the world. One panel included the schedule for the week, the speaker and film of the day, and a movie poster for the movie of the day. There was information regarding the volunteer effort that was being organized on the poster as well. Also included a slam board where people could write their thoughts on HIV/AIDS, though there weren’t too many messages on there.

Content area HIV/AIDS
Number of participants 100
Participant hours involved 30 hour(s)
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Total project cost 150
Project funding Local chapter funds,AMSA grant
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4
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