Working languages:
English to French
French to English

Hilary Wilson
Spécialiste en écologie

Menai Bridge, Wales, United Kingdom
Local time: 03:34 GMT (GMT+0)

Native in: English Native in English, French Native in French
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Environment & EcologyZoology
FisheriesBotany
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)Medical: Health Care
Energy / Power Generation

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 174, Questions answered: 108, Questions asked: 2
Project History 1 projects entered

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Translation education Master's degree - University of Salford (UK)
Experience Years of experience: 5. Registered at ProZ.com: Oct 2008.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to French (University of Salford, verified)
French to English (University of Salford, verified)
Memberships Health Professionals Council (UK)
TeamsSolidarités, Close-up Translations
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume French (PDF), English (PDF)
Events and training
Professional practices Hilary Wilson endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Bio
French-English qualified translator, specialising in science. MA in translating with distinction, University of Salford, UK.

Background in natural sciences (BSc Pure and Applied Ecology, MSc in Marine Environmental Protection and PhD in Biological Oceanography), with extensive knowledge of ecology (terrrestrial and marine), marine sciences and modelling natural systems.

Qualified practising physiotherapist with 20 years experience, specialised in paediatrics, with good general medical knowledge: paediatrics, orthopaedics, neurology, respiratory medicine, orthotics and rehabilitation. I now work as a physiotherapist more than I translate, working with children with lifelong disabilities.

Having grown up in France from early childhood and been educated in France to university level, I am fully bilingual in French-English, and have a good insight into both French and British culture. This enables me to have a sound understanding of the source, whichever way I translate. I also have a good knowledge of Spanish, some German and basic Welsh.

Specialised in:
• Natural environment and conservation
• Marine sciences / biological oceanography
• Plant and animal ecology
• Medicine: paediatrics, neurology, respiratory medicine, orthopaedics, orthotics, sports medicine, rehabilitation, posture management and disability.


My scientific and medical background is invaluable in my translating work; I also have access to specialists in many other scientific areas.

SPECIAL SKILLS
As a previous researcher, I have excellent skills in writing, editing and proofreading and have published scientific papers.

Member of the Health Professionals Council.
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: 182
PRO-level pts: 174


Top languages (PRO)
French to English112
English to French62
Top general fields (PRO)
Medical64
Science36
Other32
Social Sciences18
Tech/Engineering8
Pts in 3 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Medical (general)60
Environment & Ecology24
Agriculture12
Fisheries8
Education / Pedagogy8
Government / Politics8
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters8
Pts in 12 more flds >

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Keywords: Ecologie, ecology, conservation, nature, French, English, Science, oceanography, environment, sustainability, biodiversity, transport, rehabilitation, physiotherapy, ecology, ecologie, environnement, durable, biodiversite, oceanographie, fisheries, peche, translator, traduction, traductrice, translation, medecine, reeducation, rehabilitation, kinesitherapie, , orthotics, scientific translation, French to English translation, French-English scientific translation, marine sciences, marine science, sciences marines, science marine, conservation, natural environment, developpement durable, sustainable development, medecine de reeducation, rehabilitation medicine, environmental impact assessment, EIA, scientific translator, scientific translation, traduction scientifique, peche, fisheries, sciences de la terre, earth sciences, zoologie, zoology, botany, botanique, medical, medicine, francais, anglais




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Aug 8, 2018



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