Interpreting for Patient and Anesthesiologist

  • 28 Jul 2018
  • 9:00 AM - 1:15 PM
  • West Covina Public Library 1601 W. West Covina Pkwy West Covina, CA 91790


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Interpreting for Patient and Anesthesiologist

Presenter: Dr. Jesus Oliva

Saturday, July 28, 2018 
8:45 AM
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

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Parking Large free parking lot available next to the building.


   Thru 7/14/18   After 7/14/18
 CHIA-Member  $80  $100
 Non-Member  $100  $120

Online registration is required. No registration onsite. 

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CEU Information

  • CCHI: 4.0 hours approved (ID #08747)
  • IMIA/NBCMI: 0.4 CEUs approved (ID #18-1267)
  • RID: Credit available via PINRA. Email Holly Vezina at to request pre-approval no later than July 13, 2018

Attendees must be present for the entire training in order to receive a Certificate of Attendance with CEUs. Attendance certificates will be emailed to participants following the training.

Learning objectives

  • Understand the most common types of anesthesia procedures
  • Understand the risks of anesthesia
  • Learn the most common terminology used in anesthesia

Speaker bio

Jesús Oliva is a Medical Doctor with Postgraduate Studies in Anesthesia by Universidad de Guadalajara México. He completed a Healthcare Leadership Fellowship at UCSF. Dr. Oliva practiced in various public and private hospitals in México. He has taught several health courses from middle school to university level in Mexico and the United States. From 2001-2007, he was the Curriculum Development, Coordinator, Co-author and Instructor of the Healthcare Interpreting Program at Mount San Antonio College. He was on the CHIA Board of Directors from 2006-2008. He has been a Language Consultant with SIERRA Language Health Training Center and a simultaneous interpreter for Global Health Institute. He teaches Medical Interpreting and Spanish for Health Professionals at University of California Riverside.

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