Medical Spanish Learning Opportunities

 
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The following resources have not been evaluated nor are accredited by the Migrant Clinicians Network. Please use this information as a resources for Professional Development. If you know of any other resouces we should list please contact us.

 

Medical Spanish Courses On-line 

all Intermediate, Advanced, & Conversational Spanish levels

Name

Course

Length

Costs

University of Texas Telecampus

Spanish for Healthcare Professionals

3 credits = 1 academic semester

Contact: Olimpia Piccardo Ompiccar@utmb.edu
409-772-5992

Midwest Clinicians Network

Educational teleconference calls, demos for products, announcements and marketing to events

 

Refer to "Events" page on website for list of opportunities

PracticingSpanish.com - Medical Spanish

Medical Spanish immersion - vocabulary: greetings, history, examination, and everyday speech

self-paced

Free

University of Arizona

Medical Spanish Webminars on-line activities with live instructors

self-paced

Contact: The University of Arizona
Office of Continuing Medical Education
at 520-626-7832, or 800-777-7552,
or uofacme@u.arizona.edu

 

On-site Medical Spanish Courses

Name

Course

Length

Costs

Insitute for Spanish Language Studies

Medical Spanish courses held in 3 Costa Rican locations: Arenal, Playa Dominical, and Turrialba

Contact ISLS for detailed program information.
http://www.isls.com/contact/

$75/week in addition to Standard and Deluxe lodging options.
http://www.isls.com/schools/medicalspanish.cfm

Spanish Abroad, Inc.

Spanish for Medical Programs: pre-arranged and customized programs

Spanish for Medical Programs: pre-arranged and customized programs

Refer to each program for specific details.

Baja California Language College

Medical Spanish Program offers classes every week in October and March. 5 or fewer students per group. Begins with grammer and structure. Moves to practical application, role playing.

one week = 30 hours

$349/week

Adventure Education Center's Medical Spanish program in Turrialba, Costa Rica

Classroom covers vocabulary, volunteer opportunity in local clinic.

Classroom covers vocabulary, volunteer opportunity in local clinic.

contact: Dr. Sandra Rojas

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Program Costa RicaTravel abroad opportunity; For application in medical and dental settings, as well as basic conversation.
contact: srzeledon@gmail.com
or krirhawk@iusb.edu

 

Online Social Work Courses

Name

Course

Length

Costs

Learn 4 Health

Continuing Education for Psychologists. Continuing Education for Counselors and Psychotherapists. Continuing Education for Social Workers 

self-paced, 1 and 2 CE credits available depending on course

 

$29

Continuing Education

Courses offered for Nursing, Psychology, and Social Work professionals

self-paced, 10-45 hours of instruction available

base price/hr $15

 

Other Resources

World Wide Learn 
www.worldwidelearn.com

 

Please contact Jillian Hopewell at jhopewell@migrantclinician.org for further information on MCN's educational program.