Forum Summary


Speakers Video Presentation & Slides

The Health Translation Debate

Michael Camit & Nidia Raya Martinez, NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service

Implications of research findings for the future of health translation

Helen Slatyer, Department of Linguistics Macquarie University

Addressing language disparities: use of machine translation to improve access to multilingual health materials

Associate Professor Anne Turner, University of Washington

Machine Translation from a professional angle

Melissa McMahon, AUSIT NSW Branch


From the field: Local Health District translations

Vesna Boglev, South Western Sydney Local Health District

Insights into market trends related to automation from an industry perspective

Christiane Roll, 2M Language Services



Participant’s feedback

Feedback from Dr Stephen Doherty, Lecturer School of Humanities and Languages University of NSW
Feedback from Mary Enkababian Community Development Officer SWSLHD Health Promotion Service
Feedback from Randa Moussa, Strengthening Communities Unit Manager Arab Council Australia Inc.