AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Asthma Prevention and Education Program
Project type(s) Community Service,Speaker
Date completed 06/2009
Chapter Trinity SOM
Project Coordinator Phung Tran
Summary of project Educational event for local people of the aetiology, treatment, and prevention of asthma.

Content area N/A
Number of participants 25
Participant hours involved 3 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles P. Tran: organisation and planning of the event T. Oliver: Organisation and implimentation of the event itself J. Balogh: Presenter organisation L. Genovese: Logistics and documentation D. Charlton: Poster production
Coordinator hours 20 hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $400
Project funding AMSA grant,Donation
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations: AMSA local project grant Donation from the TSOM financier (Mr. Wilson)
Project advertising Local Radio Flyers
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions The location was not conducive to oral presentations (echos). The time of the presentation excluded many potential participants who would be at work

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments Accurate documentation and surveys can make such an exercise both informative and productive of statistical data.