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Dutch to Chinese
Chinese to English

Vivian Du (PhD)
Medical expert as your translator

Capelle Aan Den Ijssel, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Local time: 07:54 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Chinese (Variants: Mandarin, Simplified) 
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Jan 31, 2019 (posted via  I have not been writing what-I-am-working-on for a while, as I have been too busy finishing what-I-am-working-on. :) So, here is the project I just delivered today: a few presentation files on the topic of Functional Medicine. ...more, + 54 other entries »
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"Translation is not a matter of words only: it is a matter of making intelligible a whole culture."— Anthony Burgess
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Chemistry; Chem Sci/EngNutrition
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)Medical: Cardiology
Medical: PharmaceuticalsMedical (general)
Medical: InstrumentsMedical: Health Care

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Words translated: 2,275
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 69, Questions answered: 47
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Experience Years of experience: 6. Registered at Jan 2015. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Chinese (Institute of Linguists Educational Trust (Chartered Institute of Linguists), verified)
Memberships ATA
Software memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
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Vivian Xiaoyan Du (MD, PhD, DipTrans IoLET)

Medical Expert as Your Translator

English to Chinese, Dutch to Chinese, Chinese to English

Capelle a/d Ijssel, the Netherlands

Website, LinkedIn, Diploma in Translation, ATA Certificate, SDL Certificate, Publications, eMail Me

I am a professional translator who received a full medical education in China and has worked as a medical scientist in Europe for many years. I received my doctoral degree in life sciences from University Utrecht the Netherlands. Medicine and language have been my passion for many years. I have studied and worked in the medical field for more than 15 years and have been working as a freelance translator since 2014. I am grateful that this career path allows me to embrace my passion for both medicine and language. During my working as a medical doctor, scientist and translator, I have realized how important it is to produce high quality text in this field. I take it as my mission to ensure that Medical Information flows accurately and fluently into my native language — Chinese.

I am a translator of both passion and formation. My clients appreciate my reliability and quality as well as my friendliness and willingness to accommodate their needs in a timely manner. My translation services are considered of high quality and competitive in price by my clients.

My Credentials and Accomplishments:

• Qualified translator English to Chinese by DipTrans IoLET (Diploma)
• certified translator with excellent willing to work again feedbacks from clients (Pro Certificate)
• Member of ATA
• Ph.D. holder in Life Sciences (awarded by University Utrecht the Netherlands)
• Worked up to Master of Science in Medicine in China, including 2.5 year clinical experience as a resident doctor
• Worked as a medical scientist in Europe for 7 years, having first-hand experience with biomedical and clinical research

My Career Summary:

2014 - date
Full-time freelance medical translator at VDChina Language Lab

2004 - 2007
Part-time medical translator at multiple translation agencies in China

2007 - 2014
Medical researcher at University Medical Centre, Utrecht, the Netherlands

2004 - 2007
Medical Training in Internal Medicine (Master program) at Capital Medical University, Beijing, China

1999 - 2004
Medical Training General (Bachelor program) at Jining Medical University, Shandong province, China

Sample translations

Sample 1_life sciences_guidline for solubility of peptides: English to Chinese
Sample 2_Medical_Basics_Pathophysiology: English to Chinese
Sample 3_Medical Devices_Atherectomy system: English to Chinese
Sample 4_Medical:healthcare_patient report: English to Chinese
Sample 5_Phamarceutical_drug mechanism of action: English to Chinese
Sample 6_Psychology_test: English to Chinese
Sample 7_Medical Device_Regulations1: Chinese to English
Sample 8_Medical Device_Regulations2: Chinese to English
Sample 9_Diagnostic Imaging Reports: Chinese to English

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Publications in medical field

Du VX, Huskens D, Maas C, Al Dieri R, de Groot PG, de Laat B. New Insights into the Role of Erythrocytes in Thrombus Formation. Seminar of Thrombosis and Hemostasist. (2013)
Du VX, Kelchtermans H, de Groot PG, de Laat B. From antibody to clinical phenotype, the black box of the antiphospholipid syndrome: pathogenic mechanisms of the antiphospholipid syndrome. Thrombosis Research. (2013)
Casari C, Du V, Wu YP, Kauskot A, de Groot PG, Christophe OD, Denis CV, de Laat B, Lenting PJ. Accelerated uptake of VWF/platelet complexes in macrophages contributes to VWD type 2B-associated thrombocytopenia. Blood. (2013)
Du VX, van Os G, Kremer Hovinga JA, Dienava-Verdoold I, Wollersheim J, Ruggeri ZM, Fijnheer R, de Groot PG, de Laat B. Indications for a protective function of beta2-glycoprotein I in thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura. British Journal of Haematology. (2012).
van der Wal DE, Gitz E, Du VX, Lo KS, Koekman CA, Versteeg S, Akkerman JW. Arachidonic acid depletion extends survival of cold-stored platelets by interfering with the [glycoprotein Ibα--14-3-3ζ] association. Haematologica. (2012)
Tournoij E, Koekman CA, Du VX, Roest M, Ruijtenbeek R, Moll FL, Akkerman JW. The platelet P2Y12 receptor contributes to granule secretion through Ephrin A4 receptor. Platelets. (2012)
van der Wal DE, Du VX, Lo KS, Rasmussen JT, Verhoef S, Akkerman JW.Platelet apoptosis by cold-induced glycoprotein Ibα clustering. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. (2010)
van Nispen Tot Pannerden HE, van Dijk SM, Du V, Heijnen HF. Platelet protein disulfide isomerase is localized in the dense tubular system and does not become surface expressed after activation. Blood. (2009)
Du VX, de Groot PG, van Wijk R, Ruggeri ZM, de Laat B. Identification of intercellular adhesion molecule 4 on erythrocytes as mediator of platelet-erythrocyte interaction in thrombus formation. Submitted for peer review.

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Total pts earned: 80
PRO-level pts: 69

Top languages (PRO)
Chinese to English39
English to Chinese30
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Medical (general)19
Engineering (general)8
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