Dr. Nelva Lee - CEO and Founder
Dr. Nelva Lee is the founder and developer of the Medical Interpreting and Translating Institute Online (MiTio). Dr. Lee is a native of Panama and speaks fluent Spanish as certified by the Language Testing International. Dr. Lee was the Director of the Grady Health System's Interpreter Program in 2002. Dr. Lee was a Subject Matter Expert in the creation of the CMI exam for the NBCMI and was respectively its first Chair.
Dr. Lee has over twenty years of Healthcare experience and has worked in various medical settings (outpatient, inpatient, private, and public institutions). Dr. Lee has also worked as a professor for over 20 years both for graduate and undergraduate courses. Dr. Lee has a Bachelor's in Healthcare Administration, a Master's in Health Services Administration, and a Ph.D. in Health Care Administration.
Who Can benefit from MiTio's Diversity & Inclusion Consulting?
- Organizations in need of Diversity and Inclusion Consulting and Training
- Tech organizations looking for a cost-effective solution to their Diversity and Inclusion disparity needs
- Stakeholders wanting a guaranteed improvement in their diversity and inclusion numbers
- Stakeholders in need of a improved retention rates
- Stakeholders in need of any of our comprehensive consulting services
While a director at the Grady Health System, Dr. Lee was responsible for revamping the Interpreting Program system-wide. To do this, Dr. Lee sought to train all of her current and future interpreters and translators. It was through this venture that Dr. Lee became aware of the lack of flexible learning opportunities for interpreters and translators and the lack of Certification nationwide. That recognition and Dr. Lee's passion for quality delivery of healthcare, lead her to found and develop the Medical Interpreting and Translating Institute Online (MiTio) in 2004 and become involved in Certification efforts. Dr. Lee was the first Chair of the National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters (NBCMI).
Watch Dr. Lee's Webinars:
Engaging a Diverse Remote Workforce &
7 Steps to Obtaining "Diversity and Inclusion" Consulting Services
Dr. Pei Zhang
Dr. Pei Zhang grew up in China, and later studied/worked in Japan, France, Germany, and the United States. Apart from medicine and science, Dr. Zhang takes a strong interest in languages. Dr. Zhang has always worked part-time as a medical translator/interpreter. Dr. Zhang is a CMI Certified Interpreter and believes medical interpretation can effectively contribute to people's well-being, and she takes great pleasure in working with MiTio as a facilitator. Through live sessions, Dr. Zhang hopes we can always learn something from each other and polish our skills together.
Dr. Nhi Clarke
Dr. Nhi Clarke is a Clinical Psychologist and Psychiatrist. Dr. Clarke is also a Vietnamese Medical Interpreter. Dr. Clarke is a graduate of the Medical Interpreting and Translating Institute (Mitio). Dr, Nhi is a coach and Facilitator with Mitio