Full List of Upcoming Workshops Offered by the California Healthcare Interpreting Association (CHIA)

From the CHIA newsletter:

Below is our updated schedule of CHIA Trainings for this fall.   Please note: The Palliative Care workshop scheduled for Friday, Sept. 27, has been rescheduled for Friday, Nov. 8.

Registration is online only at www.chiaonline.org .

Oct. 18 – Simultaneous Interpreting, a four-hour skill-building workshop that is open to all languages and aims to provide challenging exercise and preparation techniques to improve simultaneous interpreting skills. Bring a recording device! Presenter: Johanna Parker. Two sessions: 8 a.m. to 12 noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., UCSF Osher Center, San Francisco.

Oct. 26 – Palliative Care for Healthcare Interpreters, a daylong workshop that includes activities that allow interpreters to review and practice skills such as sight translation and consecutive and simultaneous interpreting while helping them learn more about palliative care as a new and rapidly growing field in medicine. Presenter: Carmen Castro Rojas. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., John Muir Medical Center, Concord.

Nov. 2 – Oncology and Radiology Terminology in Spanish. During this 2-hour presentation participants will learn about medical terminology in Spanish related to Oncology and Radiology, including a brief review of the human body and terminology related to symptoms, testing, diagnostics and surgical interventions. Presenter: José García. 9 – 11 a.m., Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation, Santa Rosa.

NEW DATENov. 8 – Palliative Care for Healthcare Interpreters, a daylong workshop that includes activities that allow interpreters to review and practice skills such as sight translation and consecutive and simultaneous interpreting while helping them learn more about palliative care as a new and rapidly growing field in medicine. Presenter: Carmen Castro Rojas. 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., UCSF Osher Center, San Francisco.

Please register at www.chiaonline.org