By: Michal Schuster, PhD
Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies
Bar Ilan University
In May 2014, a joint initiative gave birth to Israel’s first medical interpreting course for Tigrinya- and English-speaking asylum seekers.
Besides being unique and inspiring, the course challenged not only the organizers and the participants, but also the Israeli medical establishment, civil society, and policy-makers at large. In this presentation, I share some of our main insights following the course.
Download the presentation here.