AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Northeast Region 1,2,3 Conference
Project type(s) Speaker,Recruitment,Other
Date completed 12/2006
Chapter University of Pittsburgh SOM
Project Coordinator Tara Marsh/Christos Colovos
Summary of project PittMed hosted AMSA's 2006 Region 1/2/3 Conference from November 30th to December 3rd: Global Problems, Local Solutions.

Some highlights included: 4-5 breakout sessions every block, 4 great Keynote addresses, a healthcare debate, Global AIDS Day Rally/candlelight vigil, hands-on activities (WISER center tours, suturing, casting, avian flu simulation, Walk in my shoes), and a medical malpractice mock trial.

For more information: http://www.amsa.org/region/123conf.cfm

Content area Other
Number of participants 265
Participant hours involved 217 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $$
Project funding Local chapter funds,Medical school funds,Other grant,Donation,Admission/participant charge
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Email to AMSA chapters, RT's, school officers, flyers, etc.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Please contact Tara Marsh at Pitt for more information.