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Mary Mulcrone Winter Conference 2014

Chicago Hearing Society and Illinois Licensed Deaf Interpreters proudly co-host the

  Mary Mulcrone Winter Conference 2014

 

For Deaf and Hearing Interpreters
Presented in ASL

By: Teri Hedding, MA, CDI & Michael Herschberg, BA, BS, CI, CT, BEI Advanced

Anixter Center, Polk Conference Center, 3rd FL
2032 N. Clybourn Ave, Chicago, IL 60614

 “Unlocking the Secrets of the Medical World”
Saturday, January 25
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

This workshop provides an oversight of how hospitals operate along with their staff roles and responsibilities. Learn clinic and E.R. frequently asked questions and practice interpreting them. Throughout this workshop, the medical interpreters’ thought process will be analyzed in order to learn how to prevent common mistakes. By the end of the workshop, you'll have the secrets to better understand the medical world.

“How Do I Sign That @#$%! — Medical”
Sunday
, January 26
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Do you often find yourself stumped when doctors throw out big, fancy medical terminology while you are interpreting for a Deaf patient? Have no fear! At this workshop learn common medical terms, procedures, tests, and health conditions. Develop strategies to analyze the meaning of each word, expand on it and “paint the picture.” This workshop is for anyone looking to gain confidence in medical interpreting.

Registration deadline: January 10, 2014

Lunch on your own. No voice interpreting. Up to 1.4 CEUs will be provided.

Early Bird 2-Day Workshop Combo before 10/31/13: $70 

2-day Workshop Combo after 10/31/13: $90

One-Day Workshop: $60

For ITP Students (proof required): 2-day Combo: $80 or One-Day Workshop: $50

Special Recognition goes to Heartland Deaf Center & Sinai Deaf Health

 

 

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