National Symposium on Healthcare Interpreting - 2015The National Symposium on Healthcare Interpreting

During the symposium, Judy Shepherd-Kegl, Karen Malcolm and Doug Bowen-Bailey are providing some coverage through this site on what is taking place.

View Karen and Doug’s reflections from the 2012 symposium.

Navigating the Symposium Blog

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2015 On-Site Reflections

Richard Laurion signs as Carol Patrie and Laurie Swabey look on

Career Lattice for Healthcare Interpreter

This Day 2 morning  session was co-presented by Richard Laurion,…
Four emerging trends from Dr. Hsieh's presentation

Emerging Trends in Bilingual Health Education

Day 2 of the symposium started off with a fascinating presentation…
Questions for discussions on health disparities

Reflections on Day 1

An ASL Reflection on Day 1
Karen Malcolm working on computer

Greetings, and getting started

This is my third national healthcare interpreting symposium and…

A Panel Discussion on Health Disparities

Jimmy Beldon moderated a panel discussion to follow up on the…
Kelley Matthews discussing issues of health in the deaf community

Symposium Keynote: Health Disparities in the Deaf Community

presented by Lori DeWindt and Kelly Matthews Lori and Kelly…

Provider & Practitioner Panels on VRI

Marc Holmes facilitated two panel discussions.  The first took…
Erica Alley presenting research on video interpreting

2015 Discussion Starts with VRI

Erica Alley started off the pre-conference sharing information…
Name Badgets at Symposium registration desk

Symposium Ready to Get Rolling

The name badges are laid out alphabetically, folders are packed…
Karen Malcolm working on computer

2015 Symposium Approaches

It's the day before the National Symposium is set to begin and…