Medical Interpreting Workshops with Trix Bruce

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Medical University of South Carolina

Charleston, SC

Part 1: Women’s Health & Wellness (.4 RID CEUs available)

This workshop covers medical interpreting with a specialized focus on topics related to females.

When: Friday, June 7, 2019

Time: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Where: MUSC Community Training Center

1 South Park Circle, Suite 300

Charleston, SC 29407

Part 2: How can I interpret that? (.8 RID CEUs available)

This workshop covers medical interpreting with a specialized focus on surgery procedures, medical tools, birth, and causes of injury, illness and conditions.

When: Saturday, June 8, 2019

Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Where: MUSC Community Training Center

1 South Park Circle, Suite 300

Charleston, SC 29407

Friday Workshop: $55 per participant

Saturday Workshop: $110 per participant

($130 for both days)

Medical University of South Carolina is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for continuing education activities. This Professional Studies program is offered for all workshops: 0.4 for Women’s Health & Wellness & 0.8 for How can I Interpret that? at the Little/No to Some Content Knowledge Level. All workshops are 1.2 CEUs.

Educational Objectives:

  • Interpreters will practice specific interpreting skills related to medical settings.
  • We will analyze challenging medical interpreting situations, and devise strategies for these situations.
  • We will practice using updated signs in lieu of obsolete signs, with a focus on signing related to new technological developments.
  • Using videos of our work, we will demonstrate our skills regarding interpreting procedures in medical settings.
  • We will practice methods for accurately conveying specific information in medical settings, such as doctors’ instructions, appointments, and check-ups.

Register at: https://muschealth.org/patients-visitors/ce/itc/registration  

Workshops will be presented in ASL. For details on refunds, cancellations, and special accommodations policies, please send an email to interpretertraining@musc.edu.

 

Workshop Presenter: Patricia (Trix) Bruce, from Seattle, Washington, is known nationwide as both a workshop presenter and an American Sign Language performer. Trix’s work has been warmly received everywhere, from local community centers, to state, regional and national conferences, Deaf Way II, interpreter conventions and more. Wildly popular as a teacher of ASL storytelling and ASL interpretation, Trix impresses audiences at all levels of ASL skill, from novices to fluent expert.

n Book Trix Bruce ASL Performances Now! Enliven Your Special Event!  Trix Bruce is ASL entertainment extraordinaire! Her nationally-acclaimed presentation skills will inspire members of your organization and community. Trix will amaze and delight Deaf students and larger audiences with her popular and exciting shows! She is available to provide a fun performance show for your school or organization. To see samples of her work, find available times while she is in your town, and further information, visitwww.TrixBruce.com. Please contact Trix (info@trixbruce.com) with any questions you may have.