AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Bioethics movie screening
Project type(s) Other
Date completed 08/30/2006
Chapter University of Michigan Medical School
Project Coordinator D Feldman, S Kaura, and L Montague
Summary of project We screened the film, "Dax's Case", which deals with end-of-life issues. We provided lunch for the screening and will be following up with a small group discussion.

Content area Bioethics
Number of participants 80
Participant hours involved 2 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $150
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Email, and yes it worked.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions We are luring people to the discussion by showing the end of the film there. The movie was a bit graphic and we probably should have warned people ahead of time.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments We sent the discussion questions to the whole class to arouse interest for the follow-up small group session.