This is an online event. 


Medical Interpreter Training/ForHealth Consulting at UMass Chan Medical School  

  A sincere "Thank you" to all of our 2022 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)

This year's Sponsors are:

Platinum Sponsor

                           Gold Sponsors


         Paving the Way to Health Care Access Conference 2023

Two Days of Learning for Interpreters

Conference Theme:  "Broaden Your Horizons: Interpreters Prepared for all settings." 


Join us for an exciting two-day event, jam-packed with workshops, awards, networking & fun!

Friday, May 19, 2023 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

 Saturday, May 20, 2023 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

This year, workshops do not have to be chosen ahead of time. You can check out the exciting workshops, presenter bios, and information about our 2023 sponsors directly on the Zoom platform. Review the Paving the Way platform by copying and pasting the following link: https://events.zoom.us/ev/AqW2N1pUu3rtfsXRrFVfE55_wb4SZ9JE_cFwuaUzNU6WCiXzXn3-~AggLXsr32QYFjq8BlYLZ5I06Dg

Please note: Full access to the conference platform will only be provided once payment has been received. To view this year’s workshops, please here.

Registration fees are as follows (registration fee is non-refundable)

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

Organization Discount - A 20% discount will apply to all organizations paying the registration fee for 6+ attendees. Please choose "Org Covering Cost" on the registration payment section.

Registration closes at midnight, Monday, May 15th

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

  • $45.00 ($41.69 plus a processing fee of $3.31) for one day ONLY
  • $65.00 ($61.69 plus a processing fee of $3.31) for both days  

CCHI CEU: This program is accredited by CEAP for 9 CE hours, CEAP accreditation #10130.

IMIA CEUsRegistry ID 23-CF-1009: Approved for 9 contact hours (0.9 IMIA/NBCMI CEU) with verified attendance.


MassRID is an approved RID CMP sponsor for Continuing Education Activities. Workshops are CEU approved. 

MassRID is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for continuing education activities. This Professional Studies program offers up to 0.9 CEUs. Content level qualifies as Professional Studies (PS) CEUs.
CEU processing is free to RID members pending verification of attendance and submission of the CEU request form (link will be provided during the conference).


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.

Accommodation Requests - If accommodations are needed for communication access such as ASL interpreters and/or CART (captioning), please contact Lynn Carson at AHEC@umassmed.edu

by May 5th.  At least 14 business days advance notice is requested in order to assure availability; requests made fewer than 14 days prior to the event will attempt to be accommodated but cannot be guaranteed. 

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

Registration to close on May 15th

Click here to register 

This conference is a program of MassHealth and ForHealth Consulting at UMass Chan Medical School

                                             Bronze Sponsors                                              


                                             Sparkle Sponsors                                          

                  Community Interpreter Services at Catholic Charities of Boston