AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Assertiveness in Clinical Practice Program
Project type(s) Recruitment,Other
Date completed 09/2004
Chapter Arizona State University
Project Coordinator Benny Esparra
Summary of project The chapter hosts a variety of hands-on workshops which provide the members with experience and confidence in their clinical and volunteer settings. Each seminar is catered to a different aspect of medicine with guest speakers and instructors. The ACP Program has included CPR, suturing, tying, phlebotomy, IV placement, endo-tracheal intubation, and other clinical classes.

Content area Student-Run Clinic
Number of participants 40
Participant hours involved 120 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost Average: $50
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Flyers, emails, newspaper, website
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments These types of interactive seminars attract new members and retains the interest of current members. While many of these classes are not licensed courses, volunteer coordinators, physicians, and other clinical mentors rave about the advantages of having