Basic Medical Terminology for Translators/Interpreters

Course Description:
Medical Terminology for Translators/ interpreters is an in-house course designed to provide medical translators at KFSH&RC with a basic understanding of medical terms that are used on a daily basis in the hospital surroundings. It will be beneficial for their day to day job requirements such as communicating between doctors and patients, as well as history taking.

Objectives:

  1. Identify basic medical vocabulary related to disease symptoms, body systems, diseases, diagnostic tests & pharmacological names.
  2. Apply medical terms accurately
  3. Translate with ease & confidence symptoms, conditions & treatments for patients and doctors and related medical personnel

Instructor

KEHKESHAN FARID

CURRICULUM DEVELOPER