Member since May '04

Working languages:
Russian to English
English to Russian
Turkish to English

Galina Blankenship
RU, TR, EN, mostly Medical/Legal, M.A.

San Francisco, California, United States
Local time: 14:57 PDT (GMT-7)

Native in: Russian (Variant: Standard-Russia) Native in Russian, English (Variants: US, UK) Native in English
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Affiliations Blue Board: Galina Blankenship
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, MT post-editing, Transcription, Training, Desktop publishing, Project management
Specializes in:
Medical: PharmaceuticalsMedical (general)
Law (general)Business/Commerce (general)
Finance (general)IT (Information Technology)
Marketing / Market ResearchScience (general)

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 351, Questions answered: 295, Questions asked: 123
Blue Board entries made by this user  32 entries

Payment methods accepted Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, Check, Wire transfer
Glossaries archaic Russian, colloquial Russian, doors, financial terms, general, historical Russian, idiomatic Russian, law/business, textile
Translation education Master's degree - Bosphorus University, Istanbul, Turkey
Experience Years of translation experience: 25. Registered at Aug 2003. Became a member: May 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Russian (Institute of Foreign Languages, Chisinau, Moldova)
Turkish to English (Bogazici University)
Russian to English (Institute of Foreign Languages, Chisinau, Moldova)
Turkish to English (TÖMER)
Memberships ATA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Google Translator Toolkit, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, ABBYY FineReader 14 Standard, Okapi Tools, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Translation Workspace, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Galina Blankenship endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Due to CV related scams, my CV is available upon request.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 599
PRO-level pts: 351

Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian214
Russian to English78
English to Turkish39
Turkish to English10
Turkish to Russian6
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Law: Contract(s)20
Poetry & Literature20
Paper / Paper Manufacturing18
Science (general)16
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng12
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects5
With client feedback2
100% positive (2 entries)

Job type
Language pairs
English to Russian2
Russian to English1
English to Turkish1
Turkish to English1
Specialty fields
Marketing / Market Research2
Media / Multimedia1
Advertising / Public Relations1
Petroleum Eng/Sci1
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.1
Law: Contract(s)1
Tourism & Travel1
Law (general)1
Medical: Health Care1
Other fields
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters1
Keywords: Turkish, Russian, WordFast, translation, medical, IT localization, patents, contracts, certificates, diplomas

Profile last updated
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