AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Pharm Free Week
Project type(s) Social Event,Other
Date completed 10/2007
Chapter University of Iowa
Project Coordinator Chong Shao, Reese Petersen
Summary of project A week of awareness around the PharmFree initiative.

Content area Pharmaceutical Issues
Number of participants 5
Participant hours involved 20 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $80
Project funding Local chapter funds,AMSA grant
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Passing out fliers, tabling, posting around campus, emails.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
3
Lessons/suggestions Know your target audience before hand, and plan ahead. It is hard to promote and advertise things like these. *Order materials in advance.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments Our best luck in passing out awarness pamphlets came from the medical school. We distributed information outside of a pharmacology class and no one refused. Tabling at our student union was less receptive, but worked. Have the hand outs contain contact in