AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Environmental Health Awareness Series
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 04/30/2008
Chapter Yale University SOM
Project Coordinator Erica Mintzer
Summary of project Series of Environmental Health events. One week of 2 hrs/day mid-day tabling with climate change & health info & suggested actions. presentation on health effects of climate change. presentation on built environment and human health.

Content area Environmental Health
Number of participants 100
Participant hours involved 30 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $100
Project funding Local chapter funds,Medical school funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Email, Event Calendar, tabling
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions April can be a busy month for this type of event. Mostly a project of our medical school environmental health group.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments The Medical Alliance to Stop Global Warming has great resources for doing this work