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AoU Exhibit 336 Remote Area Medical (RAM) Clinic, Wise, VA 2019

Exhibit at Remote Area Medical (RAM) Clinic, Wise, VA
Identify any specific population(s) this project will serve: 
Rural
Identify roles of participants this project will serve: 
General public
Health care provider
Project Lead:
Emily Weyant
Funding Source: 
SEA
Project Funding:
Federal Fiscal Year: 
2019
Funding Amount: 
$750
Funding Period:
Jun 28, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
Project Status:
Awarded

Activities

Outreach at Remote Area Medical Clinic Wise, VA
Activity Description:
This outreach effort was held at the Wise, VA, Remote Area Medical (RAM) Clinic. The ETSU Quillen College of Medicine Library collaborated with the Health Wagon, a nonprofit in Southwest Virginia, to handout wellness packets at RAM events and to underserved patient populations.
Activity Dates:
06/28/2019 to 06/30/2019
Activity Type:
Exhibits/Health Fairs
Partner Organization(s):
Achievements:
The Remote Area Medical (RAM) Clinic held in Wise, VA served more that 1,000 patients in 2019. East Tennessee State University's Quillen College of Medicine library has been able to contribute to the RAM clinic in Wise by providing wellness packets to a participating organization called the Health Wagon.