Member since Jan '06

Working languages:
English to Portuguese
German to Portuguese
Spanish to Portuguese
French to Portuguese
Portuguese to English

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November 2020

Patrícia Cardoso Ferreira, BA MA PGCert PGDip
Medicine|Pharma|Health Care+Int. Develo.

Cascais, Lisboa, Portugal
Local time: 15:36 WET (GMT+0)

Native in: Portuguese (Variants: European/Portugal, Brazilian) Native in Portuguese
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Certified translator, graduated both in Translation and in Life Sciences: Medical, Pharma and Health Care for 26 years!
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Blue Board affiliation:
Services Translation, Website localization, Software localization, MT post-editing, Editing/proofreading, Copywriting, Interpreting, Project management, Training, Language instruction, Native speaker conversation
Specializes in:
International Org/Dev/CoopMedical (general)
Medical: Health CareMedical: Pharmaceuticals
Medical: InstrumentsMedical: Dentistry
PatentsChemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)Psychology

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Words translated: 557
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Translation education Master's degree - Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas - Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Experience Years of experience: 26. Registered at Dec 2004. Became a member: Jan 2006. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Portuguese to English (Faculdade de Letras, Universidade do Porto)
Portuguese to German (University of Hildesheim)
German to Portuguese (Universidade Europeia)
English to Portuguese (Universidade Europeia)
Spanish to Portuguese (Universidade Europeia)

Memberships ATA, BDÜ, BDÜ, APTRAD
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, DejaVu, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, STAR Transit, Translation Workspace, Wordfast, XTM
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Conference participation
Training sessions attended Attended 9 training sessions



* Linguist (Project Manager, Translator, Localizer, Editor and MT Post-editor) under the brand name of Hermesel, since 1994 | Trainer and Mentor in the Translation area, and in Soft Skills @APTRAD | Trainer, Mentor and Somatic Therapist (specialization in Psychosomatics and Epigenetics, Trauma and Stress Disorders) under the brand name of Hermind

* DE | EN | FR | ES > PTPT (native; born and raised in Portugal), PTPT-DE (near-native; having lived, studied and worked in Germany) and PTPT-EN (near-native)

* Life Sciences: Medicine, Pharma and Health Care

   Global Health and International Development

* BA in Translation, MA in Modern Literatures and Cultures (German Studies), PGCert in Language and Communication Sciences (Terminology), PgDip in Life Sciences (Somatic Psychology and Psychotherapy, specialization in Psychosomatics and Epigenetics, Trauma and Stress Disorders)





Software Used:

SDL Trados Studio 2019 and 2021






Everyday - 09:00 - 20.00 GMT +0, Lisbon


3 000 source words per day for translation/localization, 20 000 source words per week for translation/localization

7 000 source words per day for proofreading/editing/MT post-editing

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Total pts earned: 16
PRO-level pts: 12

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English to Portuguese12
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Keywords: English, German, Spanish, French, Portuguese, English to Portuguese, German to Portuguese, Spanish to Portuguese, French to Portuguese, European Portuguese, translation, translator, interpreting, interpreter, interpretation, Übersetzung, Übersetzer, Dolmetscher, traductor, traducción, translation, translator, medical translation, medical translator, localization, localizer, medicine, life sciences, medical sciences, technical, SDL Trados, MemoQ, Across

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