AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title National Primary Care Week
Project type(s) Community Service,Speaker
Date completed 10/14/2007
Chapter Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Project Coordinator Sharon David and Margret Chang
Summary of project Tuesday lunch - "Pathways in Primary Care" panel, Wednesday morning - Widening the Pipeline at 2 local high schools, Wednesday afternoon - AHEC student summer project presentations and awards ceremony, Thursday - National Coming Out Day breakfast, tshirt making at lunch, and gay movie night Friday lunch - The Future of Primary Care and Public Health

Content area National Primary Care Week
Number of participants 200
Participant hours involved 280 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 700
Project funding Local chapter funds,Medical school funds,AMSA grant,Other grant,Donation
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising emails, word of mouth, announcements between classes. letters to physicians. yes.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions Plan for a keynote early and get confirmation early (don't wait around for them too long), or it won't happen.