AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Integration of Domestic Violence Awareness into Medical Curriculum
Project type(s) School Service,Recruitment
Date completed 03/2005
Chapter University of Nevada SOM
Project Coordinator Jennifer Stafford
Summary of project As the student representative on the Curriculum Committee, Jennifer was able to use AMSA resources obtained at the Regional Conference to integrate a two hour lecture on domestic violence into the core Human Behavior/Psychiatry course at UNSOM

Content area Women’s Health
Number of participants 4
Participant hours involved 10 hour(s)
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PROJECT EVALUATION
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(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Jennifer was able to convince the curriculum committee that we do not have enough exposure to domestic violence education and prevention training and successfully integrated it into our curriculum.