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“This course was one of the most memorable, informative, and enjoyable courses I’ve taken in my life! Thank you for your outstanding knowledge, teaching, and patience.” – Bayan A., Medical Terminology & Body Systems – Fall 2013
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Michigan Medicine treats thousands of Deaf and Limited English Proficient (LEP) patients each year. For them, a visit to a doctor or care provider can be confusing and even dangerous without a trained medical interpreter. The Interpreter Services Education Division, or the Medical Interpreter Training Academy (MITA), is committed to providing high quality, effective, and relevant medical interpreter courses to current and future medical interpreters.
If you questions about the field of medical interpreting and translating, please contact the Medical Interpreter Training Academy at MITrainingAcademy@med.umich.edu.View All Courses
Interpreter Services partnered with the Turner Senior Resource Center (TSRC) to start a new wellness program for Spanish elderly in our community. The program’s name is “La Tertulia” (The Chatting) and it was created...