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October 2015

Susan Ruusunen
Transforming all so that nothing changes

Pori, Länsi-Suomen lääni, Finland
Local time: 09:34 EEST (GMT+3)

Native in: Finnish 
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About me
Specialized in medical translations:
- imaging equipment hardware and software: e.g. angiography, radiography, mammography, MRI, 3D, ultrasound, fluoroscopy, C arms, cardio lab and cath lab systems
- pharmaceuticals (SPC, PIL), human and veterinary medicines
- instruments and devices; defib electrodes, blood pressure systems, ECG, hearing instruments
- and technical translations from various fields, including patents and user manuals.

I've participated in special training courses for professional medical translators in 2012 and 2015, organized by SKTL - The Finnish Association of Translators and Interpreters.

Translations in numbers:
- 13 years as full-time translator
- over 2.9 million words of medical imaging texts alone
- 140.000+ words of pharmaceutical, instruments and other medical texts
- technical translations in a highly varied sector, including patents, a large volume of user guides, as well as marketing materials and catalogs, over 550.000 words
- hundreds of hours of subtitled patient interviews, documentaries, tv series and films

I also have university training in linguistics, phonetics, language technology, history of language, and translation theory.


If you haven't already done so, please go ahead and view some of my satisfied clients' testimonials (WWA entries) on this profile page.

Please don't hesitate to contact me for an up-to-date CV and further details about my previous work. I'll gladly provide you with more information.
Palvelua saa tietenkin myös suomeksi - ota toki yhteyttä sivuston kautta, vastaan ensi tilassa. Sähköpostitse saa myös päivitetyn CV:n ja lisätietoja aiemmista töistäni. Lähetän mielelläni lisätietoja tarvittaessa.
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Total pts earned: 98
PRO-level pts: 72

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Finnish to English36
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