AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title PNHP House Party
Project type(s) Fundraiser,Social Event
Date completed 09/07/2008
Chapter Wright State University Boonshoft SOM
Project Coordinator Shanthi Ramesh
Summary of project This afternoon, AMSA, PNHP, NNOC, and Span OH organized an informal house party to discuss single payer reform. We invited local physicians, medical students, nurses, and other individuals committed to the cause. Wonderful discussion about where we go from here ensued.

Content area Universal Healthcare
Number of participants 15
Participant hours involved 2 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 0.00
Project funding
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Emails to specific physicians who would be interested, word of mouth
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions This was a great event to get like-minded people together.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments Later this week we are hosting Dr. John Ross of PNHP to continue gathering support among students and our community for single payer healthcare. I would recommend hosting a simple event such as this several times a year.