Dr. Carlos Molina, Hostos Dean for Special Programs, Appears on ABC Channel 7

December 28, 2009 | Hostos Community College

 On Sunday, December 27, 2009, Dr. Carlos Molina, Dean for Special Programs at Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College, appeared on Channel 7 ABC TV’s Tiempo, a weekly roundtable discussion about topics affecting and relating to HispanicsThe show was hosted by ABC Eyewitness News Reporter Joe Torres.

Dean Molina appeared with Ms. Susana Delamonica of the New York City Health and Hospital Corporation (HCC) to talk about Hostos Community College’s Healthcare Interpreter Training Program. This initiative trains bilingual and multilingual students to serve as qualified hospital interpreters so that they can help individuals who speak little or no English navigate the complex healthcare system.

To watch the interview click on the following links: 

http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/video?id=7187563

http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/video?id=7187564

(For more information about this program, visit: (http://www.hostos.cuny.edu/news/press/healthcareinterpreters.html).

 

Media Contact:

Néstor Montilla

Communications & College Relations Manager

Division of Institutional Development

Eugenio María de Hostos Community College

of The City University of New York

120 East 149th Street, Rm. 214 E Bronx, NY 10451

Tel. (718) 518-4355

Fax #: (718) 518-4240

Email: nmontilla@hostos.cuny.edu