AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Global AIDS Day 2006
Project type(s) Other
Date completed 12/2006
Chapter University of New Mexico SOM
Project Coordinator Camille Puronen
Summary of project Wrapped 30% of chairs in lecture hall to represent the highest rate of HIV infection in Africa. Distributed unsigned letters-to-senator in support of current legislation funding HIV/AIDS treatment and research. Set up "Empty White Coat" display in library and flyered school buildings.

Content area HIV/AIDS
Number of participants 10
Participant hours involved 30 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
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FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $50
Project funding Donation
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Project advertising Flyers, displays, decoration of lecture halls.
PROJECT EVALUATION
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(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions Contact school administration in advance to arrage optimal place for displays.