Conferences, courses, and webinars

Courses and webinars

Enhancing Race and Ethnicity Data in Administrative Databases, Rashida Dorsey and Lisa Clarke; 1 June 2016 (1.5 hr webinar via AcademyHealth).

Copyediting Master Class: Editing Figures and Tables, Laura Poole; 12 May 2016 (1.5 hr webinar via Copyediting).

Communicating Through Numbers: a Comprehensive Approach, Bernard Aschwanden; 10 March 2016 (1 hr webinar via STC). Using Excel to plan, track, and show the value of your work as an editor.

A Comparison: Translation at a War Crimes Tribunal and Literary Translation, Ellen Elias-Bursac; 9 March 2016 (2 hr live streamed presentation via the New England Translators Association).

Medical Interpreter Grand Rounds: Trauma and the Role of the Interpreter, various speakers; 23 February 2015 (evening event at Christiana Care Hospital, Newark, DE).

The Social Network: Using Twitter to Translate and Disseminate Evidence, various speakers; 15 January 2015 (1.5 hr webinar via AcademyHealth).

Developmental Editing for College Textbook Publishers, Elsa Peterson; 29 March 2014 (1-day on-site workshop via the Editorial Freelancers Association).

The Use of Customized Corpora to Improve Translation Accuracy, Ana Julia Perrotti Garcia; 25 July 2013 (1 hr webinar via ATA).

Intro to Statistics: Descriptive Statistics, BerkeleyX, Ani Adhikari and Philip Stark; February–March 2013 (8-week online course via edX).

Statistical Issues in the Psychometric Evaluation of PRO Measures, Helen Doll; 17 January 2013 (1 hr webinar via ICON Plc).

Writing in the Sciences, Stanford Online, Kristin Sainani; September–November 2012 (8-week online course via Coursera).

Developmental Editing as a Skill and a Business, Karalynn Ott; April–May 2012 (6-week online course via the Editorial Freelancers Association).

Professional conferences

ATA: American Translators Association; ALTA: American Literary Translators Association.
* An asterisk means I was a scheduled presenter at the conference.

2017: ATA 58th Annual Conference in Washington, DC.

ATA 57th Annual Conference in San Francisco, CA.
20th Biennial Conference on Balkan and South Slavic Linguistics, Literature and Folklore, Salt Lake City, UT (April 28-30).*
AcademyHealth National Health Policy Conference, Washington, DC (February 1-2).

2015: ALTA 38th Annual Conference in Tucson, AZ.*

2014: ATA 55th Annual Conference in in Chicago, IL.*

2013: ATA 54th Annual Conference in in San Antonio, TX.*

2012 (did not attend any fall conferences — we were getting our roof replaced, just in time for Hurricane Sandy)

2011: 52nd Annual Conference in ATA in Boston, MA.

2010: 51st Annual Conference in ATA in Denver, CO.

2009: 50th Annual Conference in ATA in New York City, NY.

2008: 49th Annual Conference in ATA in Orlando, FL.*

2007: 48th Annual Conference in ATA in San Francisco, CA.

2006: 47th Annual Conference in ATA in New Orleans, LA.

2005: 46th Annual Conference in ATA in Seattle, WA.*

2004: 45th Annual Conference in ATA in Toronto, Canada.

2003: 44th Annual Conference in ATA in Phoenix, AZ.

2002: 43rd Annual Conference in ATA in Atlanta, GA (my first).