Category Archives: Interpreter trainers

Why we Need Professional Interpreters in Health Care

Why we Need Professional Interpreters in Health Care or “We Don’t Need an Interpreter – her Son Speaks Spanish” by Cynthia E. Roat, MPH Imagine this: your mom needs shoulder surgery, so you take her to the hospital. As you … Continue reading

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Conferences are Only for Doctors, Right?

Ah, conferences! The chance to gather with colleagues, see old friends, make new contacts, learn new information, earn your continuing education credits, eat great food, and find out what’s new in the world of healthcare interpreting. But, ah, conferences. Airfare, … Continue reading

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Why I am writing a Blog

This will be my very first blog post ever. After all, I came of age in an era in which computers took up entire rooms, we fed them punch cards in a code called “Fortran,” and people actually wrote to … Continue reading

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