AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Ethical issues related to the pharmaceutical industry
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 11/03/2006
Chapter McGill FOM
Project Coordinator Anais Rameau
Summary of project Dr. Meyers gave us a lecture and led a discussion on the ethical issues related to pharmaceutical companies - this lecture was part of our curriculum until last year, but was eliminated from our schedule this year following a curriculum overhaul.

Content area Pharmaceutical Issues
Number of participants 25
Participant hours involved 50 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 100$
Project funding Medical school funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Class announcements, posts on med students webpage, flyers
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Posting articles on the topic on the med students webpage would be a good idea.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments The lecture was held a couple of weeks before the national pharm-free day to raise awareness and interest.