AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Eating Healthy for Medical Students
Project type(s) School Service,Speaker
Date completed 11/2007
Chapter Eastern Virginia Medical School
Project Coordinator Sheree Perron
Summary of project We had a nutritionist associated with our school come and talk to us about how to eat healthy in medical school and she gave suggestions on quick and easy healthy meals.

Content area Wellness/Well-Being
Number of participants 40
Participant hours involved 60 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $150
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising We advertised through e-mails to our members and posted the meeting on our student portal.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions To improve the project we could have found other suggestions for quick easy meals and made handouts for the students, I think that would have been nice to do. We also served wraps instead of our usual pizza to try to eat healthier and get the message acro