Working languages:
Spanish to Portuguese
Portuguese to English
English to Portuguese

Teresa Bernardes
Bilingual senior translator

Carnaxide, Lisboa
Local time: 13:18 WET (GMT+0)

Native in: Portuguese Native in Portuguese
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Also teach english, german and translation techniques
Account type Freelancer and outsourcer
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Medical: Health CareMedical (general)
Medical: PharmaceuticalsPoetry & Literature
Medical: CardiologyBiology (-tech,-chem,micro-)

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Payment methods accepted Wire transfer
Currencies accepted Euro (eur), U. S. dollars (usd)
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Translation education Master's degree - Faculdade de Letras de Lisboa
Experience Years of experience: 40. Registered at Jul 2007. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
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To Whom It May Concern:


I am a British/Portuguese senior translator with 40 years experience living in Portugal. I´m fluent in English (mother tongue level), Portuguese (mother tongue level) and Spanish (Instituto Cervantes). For the last 40 years, I´ve worked for several of the largest Portuguese publishers such as the Bertelsmann Group) (all Konsalik novels and several other authors), Presença, Temas e Debates and others. I also work as senior freelancer for CLEPUL (Lisbon University) translating the minute books of held Conferences for publishing in the UK. 


I specialize as well in technical Translations and I currently work for ICONPLC, Corporate Translations, Transperfect, Applied Language Solutions, CPSL (Spain), KJInternational (USA), TranslateMedia (UK), SDL (Poland), Vanenberg (Greece), Eurideas (Belgium), Universe Technical Translations (USA) translations on Oil & Gas = Petroleum, Zelenka (Czechoslovakia), Morote Translations (Spain)  among many others.


One of my main areas of expertise is Life Sciences, Medicine/Pharma because I attended Medical School for 4 years and also worked as Translator for the Medical and Pharma departments of Pfizer Inc.. Type of documents: clinical trials, medicine, chemistry, biochemistry, genetics, veterinary classes, and protocols and ICFs.

Currently and for the last 4 years, I have been working for Corporate Translations, IconPlc and Transperfect on a daily basis and focusing on clinical trial related documents and all kinds of pharmaceutical documents.


Medicine, Biology, Medical: Cardiology, Chemistry, Oil & Gas = Petroleum, Philosophy, Turism and Travel among others.



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Poetry & Literature2
Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting1
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Keywords: translator, clinical trials, medicine, portuguese, english

Profile last updated
Jul 12, 2018

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