I S P R O U D T O P R E S E N T A N
Medical Interpreting Series
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Presenter: Laurie Nash, MA, CI, CT
DATES
MODULE
Sunday, April 18th 2010
I: The Hospital Setting
Sunday, May 16th 2010
II: Practical and Ethical Considerations –
Sunday, June 6th 2010
III: Medical Concepts and Terminology
Sunday, June 27th 2010
IV: Considerations for the Medical Interpreter
LOCATION:
Nassau Community College -
One Education Drive, Garden City, New York 11530
CEU’s:
0.4 per course
Comprehensive Network® Inc.'s SignTalk® Series is an RID CMP/ACET approved sponsor of continuing education for sign language interpreters
OVERVIEW:
The series will provide an overview of several “pathways" of a Deaf patient’s journey through a hos-
pital visit and address various situations an interpreter may encounter in a hospital setting. Discussions will include
ethical and cultural considerations for the Deaf patient and/or family, medical concepts and terminology, and the
role of the interpreter in a medical setting.
Laurie A. Nash, MA, CI, CT,
is a sign-language interpreter with over 15 years experience. She had previously provided services at the Lexington School for the
Deaf/Center for the Deaf, taught a Consecutive Interpreting course for educational interpreters, and coordinated and provided interpreting services for patients and
families, as well as consultations and technical assistance to various departments throughout the North Shore Health System. In 2005, Ms. Nash presented a Medical
Interpreting workshop at the National Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Conference in San Antonio, Texas. She is currently Director of Interpreting at Sorenson
Communications, Inc. in Hauppauge, NY and serves as Chair of the Interpreters with Deaf Parents Member Section of RID as well as President of the Long Island
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf.
REGISTRATION FEE:
For more information or to register,
please email
PDS@signtalk.org
or call
718-382-2025
.
No Penalties for Cancellation. Cancellation for any reason submitted in writing at
any time for any course will receive a full refund. UNEQUIVOCAL GUARANTEE
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