AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Suture Clinic
Project type(s) School Service
Date completed 01/2005
Chapter Ross University SOM
Project Coordinator Nika Gloyeske and Heather McCain
Summary of project Attending members were shown how to perform basic suturing techniques and various surgical knots. Instructions were given by three experienced professors.

Content area Medical Specialties
Number of participants 55
Participant hours involved 55 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $65
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Email, word of mouth, campus-wide flyer distribution and postings.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Preparations for the clinic were made well in advance. This allowed enough time for advertising and hyping up through word of mouth. It was more successful than previous events similar to this because of the extra advertising. Chosing a signup location