Member since Jun '09

Working languages:
English to German
Spanish to German

Alexandra Kottisch
Medical and medical device translations

Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Local time: 13:46 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: German (Variants: Germany, Swiss, Belgian, Austrian) Native in German
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Advertising / Public RelationsMedical (general)
Marketing / Market ResearchMedical: Cardiology
Medical: InstrumentsMedical: Pharmaceuticals
Medical: Health CareBiology (-tech,-chem,micro-)

Preferred currency EUR
Payment methods accepted Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Translation education Master's degree - Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz in Germersheim
Experience Years of experience: 15. Registered at May 2009. Became a member: Jun 2009. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to German (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, verified)
Spanish to German (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, verified)
English to German (Bundesverband der Dolmetscher und Übersetzer)
Spanish to German (Bundesverband der Dolmetscher und Übersetzer)
Memberships BDÜ, tekom
Software Across, Catalyst, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SDL Trados 2011/2015, Powerpoint, Wordbee, XTM
Events and training
Professional practices Alexandra Kottisch endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
Master's degree in translation for the languages German, English, and Spanish from the University of Mainz, School of Applied Linguistics and Cultural Studies at Germersheim.

I hold a degree with specializations in medical translation and translation of literature and audio-visual media.

Since January 2009, I have been working as a freelance translator, translating from English and Spanish into German. In addition to translating, I also do bilingual proofreading and editing (English-German).

My specialist fields are:

• Human medicine (internal medicine, cardiology, oncology, orthopaedics, ophthalmology)
• Medical technology (in-vitro diagnostics, laboratory equipment, surgical instruments, implantable/active implantable devices)
• Pharmaceuticals (clinical trials, marketing authorization documents)
• Marketing and public relations

Career history:

• Consultant with an Indian financial services provider
• Translator and copywriter at a public relations agency
• Technical translator for a patent law firm
• Intern with a translation agency
• Intern at an international pharmaceuticals company
Keywords: English, Spanish, German, human medicine, health care, biomedicine, cardiology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, laboratory medicine, pharmaceuticals, clinical trials, medical technology, in vitro diagnostics, molecular diagnostics, laboratory equipment, laboratory consumables, orthotics, prosthetics, implants, grafts, biotechnology, marketing, public relations, pr, corporate communications

Profile last updated
Aug 21, 2019

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