AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title PharmFree at CCLCM
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 11/2006
Chapter Case Western Reserve University SOM
Project Coordinator David Ly
Summary of project Invited the director of pharmacotherapy services to talk to our class about the impact of advertising and physician prescribing practices. He also talked about the specific practices that are allowed or not allowed at CCF. He made the talk very interactive; encouraged participation and questions. Bought food so that people would come.

Content area Pharmaceutical Issues
Number of participants 35
Participant hours involved 3 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 50.00
Project funding Medical school funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Project was emailed out to the class at CCLCM and at Case. Posters were posted on the bulletin boards.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Should try to get a bigger room next time.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments Try to obtain a very dyanmic speaker who knows about the topic in question. Another idea that our speaker had was to give a powerpoint presentation twice; one utilizing words that a pharm rep would and the second time deciphering the presentation like how