Illinois Association of the Deaf President Corey Axelrod shares after sending the letter to Mt. Sinai CEO Karen Teitelbaum this morning, the two had a brief conversation by phone to discuss setting up a meeting between IAD and Mt. Sinai’s leadership team.
The goal of this meeting is to discuss how Mt. Sinai can continue to best serve their deaf and hard of hearing patients. Corey also shared with CEO Teitelbaum it is necessary to also include a representative from the IRID (Illinois Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf) in this meeting.
Additional information will be shared soon!