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MassAHEC Network 
Medical Interpreting Training 


  A sincere "Thank you" to all of our 2020 sponsors, new and past, who have made this conference possible!

(A full list of our sponsors can be found on the Massachusetts Medical Interpreting Training Program website)

Platinum Sponsor
Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsors


Bronze Sponsors

Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters (CCHI)

The National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters (NBCMI)

UMass Amherst & University Without Walls

         Paving the Way to Health Care Access Conference 2020

Two Days of Learning for Interpreters


afor  An exciting two day event, jam-packed with workshops, awards, networking & fun!

Friday, June 5, 2020 - 9:00am - 4:30pm

 Saturday, June 6, 2020 - 9:00am - 4:30pm

Registration fees are as follows

If you reside in one of the New England states or are a past attendee of the Paving the Way conference registration fees are as follows:

Friday ONLY - $80.00                  Saturday ONLY - $80.00                Both Friday & Saturday - $110.00

If you reside in any other state and have never attended a Paving the Way conference the registration fees are as follows:

Friday ONLY - $90.00                Saturday ONLY - $90.00             Both Friday & Saturday - $120.00

Registration closes at midnight, Friday, May 29th

Registration payments must be received at time of registration 

Please click here to view a list of the offered workshops

CEU fee (non-refundable) are as follows: (payment instructions will be included in your confirmation email)

  • $40.00 ($36.85 plus a processing fee of $3.15) for one day ONLY
  • $60.00 ($56.85 plus a processing fee of $3.15) for both days   

CCHI Approved for 10.50 instructional hrs for two day attendance; 5.0 hrs for Friday ONLY attendance; and 5.5 hrs for Saturday ONLY attendance.

NBCMI/IMIA Approved for POTENTIAL total of 10.5 contact hours = 1.05 IMIA/NBCMI CEUs. Contingent on your workshop selection.

Accommodation Requests - If you would like reasonable accommodations for this conference please email AHEC@umassmed.eduRequests must be received by May 25, 2020.

NHRID is an approved RID CMP sponsor for Continuing Educations activities.

 RID CEUs-Are free to all members in good standing pending proof of attendance and evaluation submission.

RID CEUs have been approved for the 2020 Paving the Way conference.  Contact hours are listed on the workshop listing.

All instructors will demonstrate high ethical standards of professional conduct and be sensitive to participant's individual differences with regard to age, gender, socioeconomic status, ethnic and cultural backgrounds, disability, and sexual orientation.

Keynote Speaker - June 5, 2020

Elena Langdon, M.A., CT, CoreCHI

Interpreting in the Time of COVID-19 - Lessons Learned and How to Move Forward

 To read more about Elena please click here

Don't wait, register now to ensure your spot!

Click here to register 

This conference is a program of MassHealth and the MassAHEC Network

 business_conference5.jpg                Helping bridge communication barriers faced by patients accessing health care services.