Professional Information

Profession

Translator

Source Language

Japanese

Target Language

English

Specialties

Medicine, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology

Background

Translation from Japanese to English in the biomedical and pharmaceutical fields. Extensive experience with drug development studies (nonclinical and clinical), CMC documents, regulatory documents (MHLW ordinances, notifications, etc.), and journal articles (ronbun). MS in Biology from the University of Michigan. Four years of bench research in a molecular biology laboratory. Three publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals. Full-time translator in the above fields since 1993. Resident of Japan from 1979 to 1985. Use Windows 7, MS Office 2007, and SDL Trados Studio. Accept Japanese email and file attachments. Prefer to work directly with the end users of my translations (pharmaceutical companies, CROs, medical and scientific researchers, etc.).