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Member since Feb '04

Working languages:
English to Swedish
Norwegian to Swedish
Danish to Swedish
Swedish (monolingual)

Birgitta G
Medical and pharmaceutical expertise

Local time: 05:15 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Swedish (Variant: Rikssvenska) Native in Swedish
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Account type Freelancer
Services Translation
Specializes in:
Medical: PharmaceuticalsMedical (general)
Medical: Health CareMedical: Cardiology
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)Science (general)

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 809, Questions answered: 296, Questions asked: 238
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer
Glossaries Birgitta Gustafsson
Translation education Other - MSc, Lund University, Sweden
Experience Years of translation experience: 13. Registered at Jan 2004. Became a member: Feb 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships SFÖ
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Professional practices Birgitta G endorses's Professional Guidelines.
About me
Specialized within the medical and pharmaceutical area Education
MSc in physiology/biology/chemistry
University education in medical pharmacology, immunology, cell & molecular biology
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English
Copywriting, Bergh's School of Communication, Sweden

Professional experience Pharmaceutical industry
Almost 30 years of pharmaceutical industry experience including:
• Pharmacological research
• Publication of own research (40 publications)
• Medical affairs/medical information
• Medical/scientific writing (English, Swedish)

Medical translations and writing
Since 2002 running my own business as a translator and writer:
• Translations from English, Danish, Norwegian into Swedish
• Revision and editing of Swedish texts
• Writing/copywriting in Swedish

Experience in most therapeutic areas of:
• Articles for specialist journals
• Press releases
• Texts for medical/pharmaceutical web sites
• Clinical trial documentation
• Product information: SmPCs and PILs (human and veterinary medicinal products)
• EPARs and other EMA documents
• Pharmaceutical and medical information brochures/booklets
• Marketing material
• Training manuals
• Symposium reports

• Pharmaceutical and medical translations

Office hours
Mon – Fri: 9.00 AM – 5.00 PM CET
Keywords: pharmaceuticals, product information, summary of product characteristics, SmPC, packet leaflet, PIL, labelling, regulatory affairs documentation, clinical trials, medical information, EU, EMA, EPAR, MSDS, IFU, medicine, biomedicine, biotechnology, pharmacology, physiology, immunology, biology, biochemistry, biosciences, health

Profile last updated
Oct 2