ATA Medical Translation and Interpreting Seminar
Radisson Hotel and Suites Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
May 18, 2002


Continuing Education Activity for Court Interpreter

Sessions Approved for California
Judicial Council of California Administrative Office of the Courts

Sessions Approved for Washington
Judicial Council of Washington Administrative Office of the Courts

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Announcing the first ATA
Medical Translation and Interpreting Seminar

Saturday, May 18, 2002
Radisson Hotel and Suites Chicago

Join your colleagues in the "Windy City" on May 18th for a full day of in-depth sessions on medical translation and interpreting. Get current on terminology, network with other translators and interpreters, and hear presentations specifically targeting professionals working in medical translation and/or interpreting. All sessions will be in English and will be submitted for Continuing Education Credit for the States of California and Washington. A continental breakfast will be served.

An ATA accreditation exam sitting is scheduled for Sunday morning, May 19, in the hotel. Separate registration is required for the exam.

Morning Plenary Session
8:45am to 11:45am

The Language of Medicine
Davi-Ellen Chabner

Afternoon Breakout Sessions
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Legal Issues in the Translation of Healthcare Documents
Maria Cornelio

Ethical Codes and Ethical Dilemmas in Medical Interpreting
Dr. Cornelia Brown and
Bruce T. Downing

3:15pm to 5:15pm

A Crash Course in Experimental Design and Inferential Statistics for Biomedical Translators
Dr. Lydia Razran Stone

Beyond Bilingualism: The Role of Telephonic Interpreting in Facilitating Cultural Competency
Janet Erickson-Johnson

For abstract and biography, please go to:

Early-Bird Registration Fees:

ATA Members $145
Non-Members $230

Registration Fees After May 10 and Onsite:
ATA Members $225
Non-Members $320

Space is limited. To register, choose a form from the menu on the left and fax (703-683-6122) or mail to ATA, 225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 590, Alexandria, VA 22314.

A small block of rooms has been reserved at $169 single/double a night, plus tax. To reserve your hotel room, contact the Radisson at 312-787-2900. Be sure to mention that you are attending the ATA Medical Translation and Interpreting Seminar.

— An ATA Professional Development Seminar —

Register today!

Registration Form (in HTML format)

Registration Form (in PDF format)

Registration Form (in Microsoft Word format)



Registration Form:

1. Registration Form (in HTML format)

2. Registration Form (in PDF format)

3. Registration Form (in Microsoft Word format)


Abstract and Bio