Medical Translator Optimer Pharmaceuticals, San Diego, California 2007. Translated laboratory procedures manual from Spanish to English. Reviewed and edited Spanish copy for regulatory submissions.
Bilingual Data Manager University of California, San Diego, California 2004 – 2007. Compared English to Spanish translations of health surveys, edited copy.
Freelance Translator Hispanex, Boston, Massachusetts 1995-1996. Translated copy for children’s textbooks from Spanish to English. Copy edited texts in Spanish. Proofread Spanish copy for school science textbooks.
Freelance Translator Landscape Collaborative, Watertown, Massachusetts 1995-1996. Translated occupational safety manual from English to Spanish.
Taught “Program Planning and Evaluation” in Spanish to health professionals from Latin America, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago 1993.
Spanish translations, copyediting and narration for Diabetes Infoline Tape Library, American Diabetes Association, Chicago, Illinois 1992
District Health Educator Cook County Department of Public Health, Oak Park, Illinois, 1993 – 1994. Chair of Translations Committee. Directed translations of health literature from English to Spanish and Spanish to English for County. Reviewed translations for accuracy and grammatical content.
Certified Bilingual in Spanish, San Diego County Health Department, 1996 – 1997.
Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting, UCSD Extension, San Diego, CA (2002). Learned techniques to proof and edit text, tables, and figures for a wide range of publications, including scientific reports.