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Medical Interpreter Symposium

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Synopsis: The Office of Continuing Professional Education invites you to attend our Medical Interpreter Symposium. This workshop will introduce you to our Medical Interpreter instructor and you will learn more about the 40 hour Medical Interpreter course that we can offer through our Skills4Jersey Grant.
Start Time: Friday, November 15, 2013 10:00 AM
End Time: Friday, November 15, 2013
Location: Douglass Student Center
Address: 100 George Street
Campus: Douglass
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: Free
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Special Event
Web Site:
Contact Name: Felicia Conte
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (732) 932-9271 ext. 662
Additional Information:

Attendees will have the ability to:

  • Learn about the 40 hour Medical Interpreter program
  • Meet with OCPE staff and the Medical Interpreter Instructor
  • Learn if your organization can receive a subsidy for this training
  • Schedule convenient training dates

Course Description: The medical interpreter is a nationally recognized 40-hour course that prepares individuals to interpret successfully in healthcare. The comprehensive, interactive approach will give participants an overview of the profession, grounding in current national Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice, interpreting skills and will include intensive practice in interpreting subject matter terminology, cultural mediation and other vital skills to the profession. The Medical Interpreter course will fulfill one of the pre-requisites for national certification.

Please RSVP on or before Wednesday, November 6, 2013. Contact Felicia Conte, Program Coordinator at 732-932-9271 x662 or email:

Target Audience: General Public