Working languages:
English to Chinese
Chinese to English

Gilbert Lin
Medical translation specialist

Chengdu, Sichuan, China
Local time: 17:43 CST (GMT+8)

Native in: Chinese (Variants: Mandarin, Simplified) 
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This person has translated 15,964 words for Translators without Borders
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization
Specializes in:
Medical: Health CareScience (general)
NutritionMedical: Cardiology
Medical: DentistryMedical: Instruments
Nuclear Eng/SciComputers (general)
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)Medical: Pharmaceuticals

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Words translated: 15,964
English to Chinese - Rates: 0.08 - 0.10 USD per word / 30 - 45 USD per hour
Chinese to English - Rates: 0.08 - 0.10 USD per character / 30 - 45 USD per hour
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 244, Questions answered: 90, Questions asked: 6
Payment methods accepted MasterCard, Wire transfer, Check, PayPal, Skrill
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Glossaries industrial
Experience Years of experience: 16. Registered at Mar 2009. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Chinese to English (China Central Television English Channel, verified)
English to Chinese (China Central Television English Channel, verified)
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TeamsChinese Medical Translation
Software Adobe Acrobat, Indesign, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
CV/Resume Chinese (PDF), English (PDF)
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Professional practices Gilbert Lin endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
English to Chinese volunteer translator
English to Chinese volunteer translator

Please be sure to use a translator with solid medical background for you medical related projects. Medical documents are life-concerned, making accuracy and error-free as its top priority. Such translation not only requires linguistic talent, but also solid medical knowledge.

I worked as an active linguist and a medical researcher in Chongqing, mainland China. As a researcher, I've published 2 articles in major scientific journals focusing medicine. The publications are one from Elsevier's journal Medical Hypotheses,[1] and the other one on Wiley's Human Brain Mapping.[2] The in-depth knowledge of medicine is the very reason that I ‘ve got good reputation from various agencies.[3]

For Translation expertise:

I am the Chinese Language Lead of medical project for Wikipedia[4], through this channel, we aim to provide people with medical knowledge that is clear and easy to understand.

I am SDL Trados Studio Certified: [5]SDL Certified

Professional medical English translator with 6 years experience and licensed physician of PR China.

Regarding my interpretation expertise, I received First award of Chongqing municipal of the 2008 “CCTV Cup” English speaking contest. and First Prize in National College English Contest in 2006.

Concerning education and employment, I received Master of Medicine (3rd Military Medical University, China 2008/9 – 2011/6)and worked as both radiologist and licensed physician in Southwest hospital of China (2007- now) and a Reviewer of Translators' Without Borders (2010- now)

^ [1],Lin Y, Zou Q, Li H (2009) Tipping the balance: anti-tumour necrosis factor alpha therapy may damage cerebral nerve reservation. Med Hypotheses(IF=1.41) 73: 958-960.
^ [2], Lin Y, Zou Q, Li H (2010) Localization of cerebral functional deficits in patients with non-neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus. Human Brain Mapping(IF=6.25)32: 1847–1855. DOI: 10.1002/hbm.21158.
^ [3]Feedback from various translation agencies
^ [4]Wikipedia: Project medicine/Task force/People
^ [5]Personal trados certification page.
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Total pts earned: 252
PRO-level pts: 244

Top languages (PRO)
English to Chinese152
Chinese to English92
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
Medical (general)184
Medical: Pharmaceuticals28
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng12
IT (Information Technology)8
Electronics / Elect Eng4
Medical: Instruments4
Medical: Health Care4

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