SAVE THE DATE: Interpreting for Patient and Anesthesiologist

  • 28 Jul 2018
  • 8:45 AM - 1:15 PM
  • West Covina Public Library 1601 W. West Covina Pkwy West Covina, CA 91790


Interpreting for Patient and Anesthesiologist

Presenter: Dr. Jesus Oliva

Saturday, July 28, 2018 

(Registration is not open yet.)

8:45 AM Sign-in
Training from 9:00 AM to 1:15 PM (includes one 15-minute break)

Light refreshments will be provided.

West Covina Public Library
Main Meeting Room
1601 W. West Covina Pkwy
West Covina, CA 91790

Google Map DirectionsDirections will also be included with the confirmation of your registration.

Parking Large free parking lot available next to the building.

Registration: Thru 7/24/18  After 7/24/18

CHIA-Member  $80.00           $100.00
Non-Member $100.00            $120.00

Pre-registration online is required. 

Contact Info:  

Araceli Murphy, CHITM
(626) 374-1891

CEU Information:

CCHI: 4 Instructional hours pending
IMIA: pending


The interpreter will :

  • understand the most common types of anesthesia procedures
  • understand the risks of anesthesia
  • learn the most common terminology used in anesthesia

The interpreter will understand the reasons why some patients do not accept certain anesthetic procedures

Speaker bio:  Jesús Oliva is a Medical Doctor with Postgraduate Studies in Anesthesia by Universidad de Guadalajara México; Healthcare Leadership Fellowship by UCSF.

Practiced in various public and private hospitals in México, he taught several health courses from Middle School to University Level in Mexico and in the U.S.

He was the Curriculum Development, Coordinator, Co-author and Instructor of the Healthcare Interpreting Program at Mt. SAC (2001-2007).

Board Director CHIA 2006-2008

Language Consultant with SIERRA Language Health Training Center, simultaneous interpreter for Global Health Institute, CAMEL Conference for Loma Linda University Medical Center and teaches Medical Interpreting, and Spanish for Health Professionals at University of California Riverside.

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