Spanish Medical Interpreter Training


12:00 am


Berkeley City College
2050 Center Street, Berkeley, CA, 94707

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“Bridging the Gap” Spanish Medical Interpreter Course Is Back at BCC! Berkeley City College    is pleased to announce that Dr. Alvaro Vergara-Mery, PHD, CMI, will be teaching the 40 hour course this June 6-10, 2022. Dr. Vergara-Mery is a Certified Medical Interpreter, supervisor, and licensed trainer in the Cultural and Linguistic Services Department at University Medical Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. He has extensive experience as a practicing medical interpreter in a Level I Trauma center that serves a large population of Spanish-speaking patients and he is nationally recognized for his advanced level workshops for medical interpreters. Dr. Vergara-Mery taught the 40 hour “Bridging the Gap Medical Interpreter Course” at BCC during the fall of 2019 semester, and will be teaching the course during the week of June 6-10, 2022. If interested in taking the course email Dr. Alvaro at or BCC Staff Assistant, Francine Lewis at for registration and payment questions.

Learn more about Dr. Alvaro Vergara here.