AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title White Coat Project
Project type(s) Fundraiser
Date completed 03/15/2007
Chapter Tel Aviv University Sackler FOM
Project Coordinator Ory Holtzman
Summary of project White Coats with an embroidered medical school logo intended to be worn in hopitals on clinical rotations and in preclinical courses. In addition to raising chapter funds, one of the goals of this project was to promote professionalism by providing students with attire that identified them as students in the Tel Aviv University Sackler SOM.

Content area Professionalism
Number of participants 40
Participant hours involved 20 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $0
Project funding Admission/participant charge
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising This project was advertised by email, and with flyers posted around the school showing two students wearing sample coats. Sample coats were also made available to students for sizing, as well as for additional advertisement.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions The project could have been improved if orders were taken earlier in the year. The lead time was much longer than expected, which led to some customer dissatisfaction.