AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title National Primary Care Week
Project type(s) Fundraiser,Social Event,Speaker
Date completed 10/2006
Chapter University at Buffalo SOM & Biomedical Sciences
Project Coordinator Lillian Marsh & Basma Faris
Summary of project Organized three lunch lectures in keeping with the theme of Health Disparities. Topics included The Psychologic Impact of Terrorism and Primary Care in the Northeast

Content area Disparities
Number of participants 75
Participant hours involved 150 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 350
Project funding Local chapter funds,Medical school funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Flyers, email. Could have done more to advertise fundraiser.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
3
Lessons/suggestions The crazy storm that forced to cancel one event was unavoidable. Otherwise lectures were well attended. Fundraising party was not well attended.