Expand Understanding of Medical Terms

Customized Program

Medical English Terminology and Communication Program Keeping up with the new terminology in the medical field is important for career development and advancement. This program covers a wide variety of medical vocabulary related to: diseases, symptoms, investigations/lab testing, treatment, examination, and prevention. The program will also address language related to bodily parts and functions.  This program is available for a private schedule at your organization or at our site.

Who Should Attend

Health care professionals who speak English as a Second Language.

Instruction is delivered in the classroom format at the English Language Academy (ELA), on the campus of the University of San Diego or may be customized as a private schedule at your organization.

  • Use western medical terminology
  • Communicate the parts and functions of the body
  • Increase communications of systems, diseases, and symptoms
  • Speak more clearly about Infections and Psychiatric disorders, and diseases associated with the nervous system

An advanced level of English proficiency is required.

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Francine Chemnick
Call: (619) 260-7621
Email: francinechemnick@sandiego.edu

Memberships and Associations

USD's English Language Academy is a member of English USA (formerly the American Association of Intensive English Progams), and NAFSA (the Association of International Educators).

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