Work Highlights

Conference and Event Interpreting Highlights

HIV Is Not a Crime Annual Conference, Indianapolis, IN (English to Spanish simultaneous, Spanish to English consecutive), 2018

National Forum on Girls Education (keynote speaker Billie Jean King), Washington DC, (English to Spanish simultaneous), 2018

Toronto International Film Festival, Toronto, ON (English<>Spanish consecutive), 2017

Isagenix Celebration (keynote speaker Tony Robbins), Las Vegas, NV (English to Spanish simultaneous), 2017

Popeye’s International Franchise Association Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA (English to Spanish simultaneous), 2017

4th International Graduate Student Research Conference on Latin America and the Caribbean, York University, Toronto, ON (Spanish to English simultaneous), 2016

Cultural Diversity and Liberal Democracy: Models, Policies and Practices, Toronto, ON (Spanish to English simultaneous), 2016

Speaking Highlights

Presenter, Michigan Medicine Interpreters Conference, All of the Above: Preparing Interpreters for Computer-Based Exams, 2018

Presenter, Lenguas, Mexico City, Giving Feedback and Working into an English B, 2017

Presenter, IMIA conference Houston, Advocating to Overcome Systemic Barriers, 2017

Panelist, The State of Healthcare Interpreting in the US and Brazil, Interpret2B, 2017

Invited Speaker, Healthcare Interpreting: Beyond the Bilingual, Duke University, Forum for Publics and Scholars, 2017

Panelist, Quality Assurance in Interpretation Healthcare Interpretation Network’s Recruitment Fair, Toronto, 2016

Presenter, Intercultural Communication for Healthcare Interpreters, IU Health Indianapolis, 2016

Speaker, Language Access: Improving Health and the Patient Experience,Columbus, Ohio, Advocating to overcome systemic barriers: A practical management and policy perspective for healthcare interpreters, 2016

Panelist, Virtual Healthcare Interpreting Practicum (VHIP), Glendon College School of Translation, Master of Conference Interpreting, 2016

Guest speaker, Healthcare Interpreting II, Glendon College of Translation, Master of Conference Interpreting, 2016

Presenter, The Other Interpreter Did It: Ethics for Healthcare Interpreters, South Eastern Medical Interpreters Association, 2015

Presenter, Interpreting in Mental Health: The Basics, South Eastern Medical Interpreters Association, 2015

Presenter, Preparing to Interpret for Victims of Violence: An interpreting and nursing perspective, South Eastern Medical Interpreters Association, 2015

Guest speaker, Cultural and Communication in Medicine Club, Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2015

Guest speaker, Medical Communication Ambassadors Healthcare Interpreter Training, 2015

Guest speaker, Mapping Education Towards Achievement (META), IUPUI, 2014

Guest speaker, Indiana University School of Medicine Medical Society-Society of Latinos, 2014

Guest speaker, Mapping Education Towards Achievement (META), IUPUI, 2013

Guest speaker, Introduction to Medical Interpreting, IUPUI, 2013