Texas Association of Healthcare Interpreters & Translators

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The 10th Annual TAHIT Symposium

Healthcare Interpreters and Translators: 
Celebrating Ten Years of Advancing Patient-Centered Care
Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center
Fort Worth, TX
September 9 - 10, 2016

TAHIT celebrates its 10th Anniversary Symposium in Fort Worth in 2016!   Whether it is visiting the Stock Yards, spending a relaxing evening by the host hotel pool, or shopping at the nearby outlet mall with your favorite linguists, Fort Worth promises to be an excellent first-time host to the TAHIT Educational Symposium.  

Texans and language professionals from across the country and abroad have come to rely on TAHIT to create a stellar annual event for CEUs, networking, learning, great food and great times.  We do all this, while keeping our symposium the most affordable and highest quality in the nation, in our humble Texas opinion!  This year we raise the bar once again.

Quick Facts to Plan your Attendance:

VENUE - Our venue with be the Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center near Ft. Worth.  Room rates are an excellent valuee at $219 $129 per night.  That is more than a 40% discount for the event!  Hotel reservations at the group rate can be made here on the TAHIT website beginning on or before May 15th. Want to bring the family and stay an extra couple days?  The rate is available for check-ins as early as Wednesday, September 7th and check-outs as late as Sunday, September 11th.

PARKING - Parking is free at the host hotel!  Ample spaces are available.

AIRPORT - The preferred airport for the symposium is the Dallas/Ft. Worth International Airport.  

GROUND TRANSPORTATION - The host hotel offers free shuttle service to and from DFW.  The host hotel does not offer any complimentary ground transportation to or from Dallas Love Field.

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION - The early bird registration rate is $195 for members and $210 for non-members.  Early bird registration will end July 31st. 

REGISTRATION - The standard registration rate will be $210 for members and $225 for non-members.  Standard registration will end September 4th.  

LATE REGISTRATION/AT-THE-DOOR REGISTRATION - Don't worry if it slips your mind to register on time.  You can still attend the event by registering after the deadline.  Late registration after September 4th will be $250.

 PRESENTERS -  The call for presenters will open May 20th and end June 21st.  All submissions can be made online via our website.  That link will be made available on the first day of the call period. 

TEXAS STAR NOMINATIONS - Nominations for individuals and organizations for the Texas Star in Language Access Award will open soon and can be submitted online.  The reception for our award recipients will take place on the evening of September 9th.