AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Suture Clinic
Project type(s) School Service
Date completed 10/16/2007
Chapter Marshall University Joan C Edwards SOM
Project Coordinator Elizabeth Duke and Michael Binder
Summary of project A presentation was given on suturing followed by hands on instruction using suturing kits, followed by practicing suturing techniques on cadavers.

Content area Other
Number of participants 50
Participant hours involved 80 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $10
Project funding Local chapter funds,Medical school funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Fliers and E-mail
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments Fortunately, we had the help of the Anatomy department to provide the cadavers and the support of the Emergency department to provide sutures and needle drivers to make this event happen.