Memory and note taking skills are critical for consecutive interpreters, particularly in the health care setting. This Training for Interpreters webinar uses proven techniques that dramatically increase the quality and quantity of information an interpreter can process. Note taking methods covered in this webinar are shown to work in conjunction with specific memory techniques in a strategy that makes for efficient, top-level interpreting.
Gabriela Siebach is a Certified Healthcare Interpreter (CHI™) who has accumulated more than 15 years of professional experience in linguistics, and has spearheaded the development of multiple training, mentorship, and assessment programs. She holds a graduate degree from the world renown Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey and is currently serving on the National Council on Interpreting in Health Care Board of Director and the Policy, Education & Research Committee.
Valeria Delmar is a highly qualified translator and interpreter. She has worked in both translation and interpretation since 2004. In 2010, she received her Master of Arts in Translation and Interpretation from the prestigious Monterey Institute of International Studies. Since that time, she has provided interpretation and translation for the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office and several other federal government clients. In addition to being a freelance interpreter, Valeria designs and teaches new interpreter trainings for MasterWord Services’ interpreters and clients, among them the Introduction to Simultaneous Interpretation.