Describe the disease or condition from the medical perspective.
Provide statistics/data on the numbers of people dealing with/afflicted by the condition. Your data can
be city, (e.g. San Francisco, New York, Tulsa, etc.), county, state, e.g. Iowa, Georgia, CA), or US wide
specific. Make sure to cite your sources both in-text, and a reference page.
Research, identify, and discuss psycho –social challenges of the afflicted patient population.
Research and discuss a minimum of two research projects concerning the condition. Include the location
of the research projects, and the numbers of people/patients involved in the research studies.
Research, identify, and describe two successful community based programs that help in meeting the
needs of the population. How many constituents are served by the programs? Budget? How long in
operation? Funding source (s)?
Describe a minimum of two interventions that could be suggested to assist in minimizing the impact of
the illness/condition. Justify implementation of the two interventions you are recommending