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March 31 — "Language in Healthcare: Future Views"

When: IUPUI Campus Center, Room 405 420 University Blvd. indianapolis

Please contact ICIC for further information or call (317) 274-2555.

The Indiana Center for Intercultural Communication (ICIC) of the Department of English in the IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI presents

"Language in Healthcare: Future Views"

All are welcome and invited to join our engaging conversation on current issues of language and communication in healthcare as we celebrate the 10th Anniversary of ICIC and our work in translational research. Our panelists will lead the open discussion with their own thoughts on priorities and issues that still need to be addressed and solved based on their research and practice. Our intent is to establish new directions and connections in this interdisciplinary field that strives to better the healthcare system for everyone.


Dr. Angela McBride, Dean Emerita, IU School of Nursing, Moderator
Dr. Ulla Connor, Professor of English, Director, ICIC
Dr. Richard Frankel, Professor, IU School of Medicine
Dr. Heidi Hamilton, Professor of Linguistics, Georgetown University
Dr. Sandra Petronio, Professor of Communication Studies, IUPUI
Dr. Srikant Sarangi, Professor of Linguistics, Cardiff University, Wales

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