AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title PDA use in Medicine and Medical School
Project type(s) School Service
Date completed 03/2005
Chapter SABA University SOM
Project Coordinator Jason Rolfe
Summary of project An introduction to the use and usefullness of PDA's while in medical school and there current use in the medical profession.

Content area PDAs
Number of participants 2
Participant hours involved 6 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 0
Project funding
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising The project was incorporated into the first semester Medical Informatics syllabus. Next semester I intend to show it to all semesters, to raise awareness and interest.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions The presentation would have been better if we had a link btw the PDA and the projector for real-time viewing of some of the available software and use of it.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments Contact me if you would like a copy of the PPT, as a starting point for your presentation.