AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title An Evening with Dr. Kenneth Edelin: Abortion and Women's health in the time of Roe and today
Project type(s) Fundraiser,Speaker
Date completed 10/25/2009
Chapter Boston University SOM
Project Coordinator Davida Schiff
Summary of project Dr. Kenneth Edelin, a former chair of OB/GYN at Boston City Hospital told his story. Additionally we had an education component surrounding issues with the Celticare insurance of legal immigrants in MA.

Content area N/A
Number of participants 250
Participant hours involved 2 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles Contacting speakers, advertising the event, working with co-sponsoring organizations, fundraising
Coordinator hours 20 hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $650
Project funding Local chapter funds,School funds,AMSA grant,Other grant
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations: AMSA LPG, School and Chapter Funds, SNMA and MSFC consponsored
Project advertising List serves, word-of-mouth, medical center wide lists, flyers
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments Dr. Edelin is a fantastic speaker-- we recommend him to everyone for a engaging and provocative event