AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title AMSA AIDS Week of Action
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 04/06/2007
Chapter University of Florida COM
Project Coordinator Enrique Escobar
Summary of project Dr. Robert Lawrence, MD, from the department of pediatrics presented on the AIDS epidemic afflicting the United States and talked more specifically about the local situation in Florida. The presentation was very interactive with lots of student questions being posed.

Content area HIV/AIDS
Number of participants 50
Participant hours involved 1 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $100
Project funding Medical school funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Email Listservs, Flyers on student classrooms and laboratories
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Perhaps try to have such a lecture during AMSA's official AIDS week. We couldn't hold this lecture on that week because of conflicts with an AMA lecture.