AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Medical School Admissions Workshop
Project type(s) School Service,Recruitment
Date completed 03/2007
Chapter University of Pittsburgh SOM
Project Coordinator Matthew Stull
Summary of project We did a few workshops (AMCAS/Admissions Requirements, Personal Statement, and Interview) and provided mock interviews to any undergraduate interested in going into medical school.

Content area Other
Number of participants 35
Participant hours involved 85 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $350
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising We left the advertising up to our pre-med chapter. However, towards the end we had to take over to drum up a bit more interest (via e-mail).
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions The students absolutely loved the workshops. Most of them walked away thanking us for it and said they got more direction from people who have been through it than they could have imagined. We planned to have more students than we did, so I would say ju