AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title PULSE- Panel of healthcare professionals
Project type(s) Community Service
Date completed 02/09/2007
Chapter Loyola University Chicago Stritch SOM
Project Coordinator Marlana Li
Summary of project A panel of doctors, physical therapists and nurses came to our medical school to answer high school students' questions about their careers, how to prepare, what education is required, etc. This was a great forum for underserved minorities to get exposure to role models.

Content area Diversity in Medicine
Number of participants 45
Participant hours involved 90 hour(s)
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(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Prepare WAYYY in advance-- it's really difficult coordinating everyone's schedule and also requires a great deal of e-mailing back and forth to the different panelists to make sure they can all come at the same time.