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Working languages:
English to Russian
Russian (monolingual)

Alya
En -- Ru, Biology and Medicine

Saint Petersburg, Sankt-Peterburg, Russian Federation
Local time: 18:34 MSK (GMT+4)

Native in: Russian Native in Russian
Feedback from
clients and colleagues

on Willingness to Work Again info
5 positive entries

Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
ProZ.com Kudoz editor
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Medical: InstrumentsMedical: Health Care
Games / Video Games / Gaming / CasinoMedical: Pharmaceuticals
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)Environment & Ecology
ZoologyFisheries
Medical (general)Other

Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1361, Questions answered: 682, Questions asked: 14
Project History 4 projects entered    2 positive feedback from outsourcers
Project DetailsProject SummaryCorroboration

Translation
Volume: 16000 words
Completed: Sep 2006
Languages:
English to Russian
Alaska Fish Buyer's Guide



Fisheries
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 2310 words
Completed: Sep 2006
Languages:
English to Russian
Popular Brochure on Health Care



Medical: Health Care
positive
Glyph Language Services: Great translation and great to work with

Translation
Volume: 20 hours
Completed: Dec 2005
Languages:
English to Russian
linguistic evaluation: ongoing project



Marketing / Market Research
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 25000 words
Completed: Nov 2005
Languages:
English to Russian
a major project in Environmental Policy



Environment & Ecology
positive
ProZ.com platinum member info:  No comment.


Payment methods accepted Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 4
Glossaries biology, general
Experience Years of translation experience: 18. Registered at ProZ.com: Feb 2003. Became a member: Feb 2004.
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, DejaVu, Idiom, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Professional practices Alya endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
About me
Main Areas:

Medicine, Pharmaceutical, Health Care (clinical trial protocols; informed consent forms; instructions for use; medical marketing leaflets and brochures; user manuals for medical devices and equipment; package inserts and labels; patient information; pharmacological research reports)
Biology (marine biology, fisheries, zoology, biological statistics, etc.)
Environmental sciences and policy, nature protection, biodiversity, EIA reports
Game localization (PC games)


Other working areas:

Tourism
Political studies
Gender issues
Arts, history of arts Recent Projects:

* over 900,000 words: various areas of medicine / health care (laboratory practices, microbiology, bacterial infections, HIV/AIDS; clinical trials and ICFs; research papers on epidemiology of various infections, including plague, smallpox, lung cancer; etc.) (Biology, Health Care)

* over 250,000 words: various areas of general biology (mostly environmental studies, EIA reports) (Environmental Issues)

* about 31,000 words of analytical reports on terrorism (including bioterrorism); and about 36,500 words of analytical reports on heroin trafficking

* 40,500 words: a report on human trafficking (Political Studies, Gender Issues)

* Localization of a large sci-fi MMORPG (~350,000 words)

* over 400,000 words: editing of translation of various documents on modern history, educational brochures, and medical equipment manuals

* 20,000 words: a research paper on political situation in Russia (Political Studies)


* * *


1997 - M.Sc. in Environmental Sciences and Policy, Central European University (Budapest, Hungary), accredited by the University of Manchester (UK)

1984 - M.Sc. in Biology, Leningrad State University (Russia) (Biology, Zoology of the Invertebrates)


More than 10 years of working experience in scientific translations (biology, specifically marine biology and zoology, and environmental sciences), popularization of science for periodicals. Over three years of work in other areas.

Other interests: PC games (a gamer: turn based strategies, building and trading strategies, adventures, RPG); 19th century literature; ancient (Greek, Roman) and Norse mythology


ICQ # 17174883

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Total pts earned: 1622
PRO-level pts: 1361


Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian923
Russian to English398
Russian24
English12
Pts in 1 more pair >
Top general fields (PRO)
Other332
Art/Literary283
Medical270
Science195
Tech/Engineering130
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Medical (general)128
Poetry & Literature63
Medical: Health Care62
Medical: Pharmaceuticals52
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)50
Other32
Botany32
Pts in 56 more flds >

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects4
With client feedback2
Corroborated2
100% positive (2 entries)
positive2
neutral0
negative0

Job type
Translation4
Language pairs
English to Russian4
Specialty fields
Environment & Ecology1
Medical: Health Care1
Fisheries1
Other fields
Marketing / Market Research1
Keywords: translation, translator, editing, proofreading, English, Russian, English to Russian, biology, medicine, bacterial infections, vaccine, test kits, health care, HIV, clinical trials, HIV prevention, AIDS, environment, environmental protection, environmental studies, ecology, marine, marine biology, ecosystems, fisheries, fish, Alaska, Pacific, invertebrates, bottom communities, benthic, Balthic, nutrition, pharmacy, drugs, medication, prescription, insert, zoology, computer games, gender studies, biological statistics, PC games, RPG




Profile last updated
Jul 3



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