Specialized Interpreting: Getting Beyond the Basics and Exploring Quality Interpreting for Multiple Medical Specialties
Registration is now open for the International Conference on Medical Interpreting, taking place next January at Miami Beach, Florida, US
"The 2013 International Medical Interpreters Association (IMIA) Conference will provide a forum to hear national and international perspectives on the emerging practices of providing quality interpretation services to a growing global village," said Guadalupe Pacheco, from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and keynote speaker at the international conference.
The theme - Specialized Interpreting: Getting Beyond the Basics and Exploring Quality Interpreting for Multiple Medical Specialties - reflects the in-depth level of skills and knowledge required of professional medical interpreters. Over 60 workshops, multiple panels and round tables will further explore this topic among many stakeholders in the field. This is the largest event on medical interpreting worldwide. For more information please go to IMIA's official website: