AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Faith Panel
Project type(s) Community Service,School Service
Date completed 11/11/2007
Chapter Texas A&M Health Science Center COM
Project Coordinator Niti Chokshi
Summary of project Students of multiple religious faiths and perspectives met to deliver a brief fifteen minute presentation on key aspects of their faith and explain cultural and religious issues that one may encounter as a physician when dealing with an individual of that faith or culture and the means by which to show respect for that individual and their particular faith.

Content area Creative Expression
Number of participants 60
Participant hours involved 20 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 150
Project funding Medical school funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising email, class announcements and fliers
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions This is absolutely essential for any chapter and also promotes unity and understanding of various faiths amongst the members as well who all hail from various backgrounds