Mt. Sinai Hospital recently decided to close the Deaf Health Program at Mt. Sinai. The closing of the program results in concerns regarding quality of communication access and access of resources previously provided by the Deaf Health Program.

Click here to read the letter IAD President Corey Axelrod submitted on IAD’s behalf to Mt. Sinai’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Karen Teitelbaum.

Last, but not least, if you need interpreter services at Mt. Sinai or at any of its clinics, the new coordinator is Patricia Gibbs. Patricia can be reached at 773.257.5412 (voice) or by email at

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