AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Pre-Med Primary Care Panel
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 10/2006
Chapter University of Nevada SOM
Project Coordinator Jamie Dailey
Summary of project Because a lot of 1st year med students come into school not thinking about primary care, we decided to target pre-meds to peak their interest in the field.

Content area National Primary Care Week
Number of participants 45
Participant hours involved 68 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $120
Project funding Local chapter funds,Donation
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Flyers and emails sent to undergrads on campus. Seemed to work ok. Wish we would have had more funding and time to make posters.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Our brand new Pre-Med AMSA chapter helped to get the word out to the undergrads, which was a big help. Make sure to have a variety of doctors come to speak about primary care - we only had family practice docs.