AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title AIDS Workshop
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 10/2006
Chapter University of Kansas SOM
Project Coordinator Daniel Warren
Summary of project Laura Frye came and led a group of 25 students in ways to advocate for AIDS in the political system, specifically in Kansas. She also discussed specific bills and microbicide funding.

Content area HIV/AIDS
Number of participants 25
Participant hours involved 40 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 120
Project funding Local chapter funds,Medical school funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Email, and it worked to get a good group together.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions Even with the excitement Laura brought to the stage, it has been difficult to get follow-up from participants. It's not hard to replicate this workshop. There are two important factors: providing lunch and getting a small group dedicated to learning and

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments Anyone can do a chapter visit!