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American Translators Association
44th Annual Conference
November 5-8, 2003
Pointe South Mountain Resort
Phoenix, Arizona

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Interpreting
I-1 Thursday (1:45-2:30pm)
Challenging Conventional Wisdom: A Corpus-based Model for Interpreter Performance Evaluation Produces Surprising Results
Presenter: Peter P. Lindquist
I-2 CANCELLED
Thursday (2:30-3:15pm)

Talking Southern: What Every Interpreter Working in the South Should Know
Presenter: Diana Garcia Gafford      
I-3 Thursday (3:30-5:00pm)
Interpreters Division Annual Meeting
Presenter: Helen D. Cole      
I-4 Friday (10:15-11:45am)
Consecutive Interpreting: A Practical Way to Improve Your Interpreting Skills
Presenter: Carol J. Patrie      
I-5 Friday (10:15-11:45am)
Interpretation Equipment: A Demonstration and Training
Presenters: H. Randall Morgan Jr. and Frederick Baysinger     
I-6 Friday (1:45-3:15pm)
It Only Takes a Phone: Opting for Professional Development
Presenters: Janet M. Erickson-Johnson and Kang Liao     
I-7 Friday (3:30-4:15pm)
A Program for Training and Testing Telephone Interpreters: Client Input as Validation Evidence
Presenters: Irena Nikolayeva-Stone, Frances A. Butler, Jean L. Turner, Charles W. Stansfield, and David Sawyer  
I-8 Friday (4:15-5:00pm)
Guides to Telephone Interpreting
Presenter: Silvia E. Lee      
I-9 CANCELLED
Saturday (10:15-11:45am)

Interpretation and Justice
Presenters: Laura E. Wolfson, Maya Hess,William Hewitt, and Ron Wolfe   
I-10 CANCELLED
Saturday (1:45-3:15pm)

The Role of the Immigration Court Interpreter
Presenters: Karen C. Manna, Hector A. Suco, Deborah A. Castro, and Elisa M. Sukkar   
I-11

Saturday (3:30-5:00pm)
The Changing Federal Market for Interpreters and Translators
Presenters: Brenda S. Sprague and Marc Fallow     

I-12 Saturday (3:30-4:15pm)
The Journey from Translator to Interpreter
Presenter: Clarissa Surek-Clark      
I-13 Saturday (3:30-5:00pm)
Creating Professional Standards for Healthcare InterpretersThe California Standards for Healthcare Interpreters: Ethical Principles, Protocols, and Guidance on Roles and Intervention
Presenter: Katharine Allen      
I-14 CANCELLED
Saturday (4:15-5:00pm)

Back-Translation Technique: Can This Person Really Interpret?
Presenter: James W. Plunkett      
NEW
I-15

Thursday, 2:30pm-3:15pm - All Levels
The Court Interpreters Act of 1978: A 25th Anniversary Retrospective on Progress and Challenges

Presenter: Nancy Schweda Nicholson

NEW
I-16

Saturday, 10:15am-11:00am - ALL
How Interpreting Can Drive You Crazy and What You Can Do About It

Presenter: Laura E. Wolfson

NEW
I-17

Saturday, 11:00am-11:45am - ALL
A Day in the Life of a Court Interpreter
Presenters: Ines Bojlesen and Arlene M. Kelly


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