Past Events

The Fourth Medical Spanish Summit (4MSS). October 13th and 14th, 2023.

See the: 4MSS Program


The Third Medical Spanish Summit (3MSS). November 4th and 5th, 2022.


See the 3MSS programme


The Second Medical Spanish Summit (2MSS). October 19th, 2020

See the 2MSS programme and this beautiful visual representation by Dr. Pilar Ortega, MD.


The First Medical Spanish Town Hall. April 4th, 2020.

With 84 registrants from 70 different institutions throughout the U.S. and 1 institution from Spain, and several wonderful outcomes:
- Phenomenal individual and institutional Engagement in the Medical Spanish Taskforce.
Identification of New Subgroups that will be formed to advance the next steps needed in Medical Spanish education.
- Increased collaboration in providing support and Spanish/bilingual materials and resources during the COVID19 pandemic.


The First Medical Spanish Summit (1MSS): March 22nd, 2018

This event marked the inaugural event for the Medical Spanish Taskforce. The event was sponsored by the Josiah H. Macy JR. Foundation, the National Hispanic Health Foundation, Baylor University, University of Illinois Health Sciences, The Research Institute for US Spanish, and the Commission for Healthcare Interpreters. To learn more, read this article!