Deaf Medical Students and Healthcare Majors

Chris Moreland discusses his experience as a deaf medical doctor. Read full video description

 

Zach Featherstone discusses the challenges he faced while looking for an internship in the medical field. Read full video description

 

Deaf Medical Students is a resource that summarizes common accommodations including stethoscopes, specialized interpreters and speech-to-text professionals, and medical face masks. This resource also includes a checklist for disability services professionals and deaf students to discuss during the planning process prior to internships and clinicals.

When interpreting, speech-to-text services, or both are needed in medical training programs, identify providers with proficient knowledge of medical terminology and experience in medical training and clinical settings.

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