AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title National Primary Care Week
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 10/2004
Chapter University of Hawaii at Manoa John A Burns SOM
Project Coordinator Christine Kim, Leon Matsuo, Joy Q.
Summary of project Coordinated a week of activities, mostly focusing on speakers and dinners Mon-Fri who discussed primary care in different specialties (i.e. IM, ob/gyn, peds, geriatrics, FM, etc). Audience was medical, pre-medical and other health professions students.

Content area National Primary Care Week
Number of participants 130
Participant hours involved 200 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $500
Project funding Local chapter funds,AMSA grant,Donation
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Email on listserve, fliers. Good student turnout.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
3
Lessons/suggestions More community involvement Lots of work We invited speakers for each night and solicited donations from each of the specialty interest groups (i.e. if the topic was IM and ob/gyn, we asked these departments or their on-campus student interest group to h