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maria pla
Medical Doctor - Freelance Translator

Local time: 16:31 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Spanish Native in Spanish
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Medical (general)Medical: Pharmaceuticals
Medical: CardiologyBiology (-tech,-chem,micro-)
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Translation education Other - MD. Infectious Diseases Specialist. UCV Venezuela
Experience Years of experience: 25. Registered at Feb 2005. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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A doctor with 31 years of clinical experience working over the last 12 years as a freelance translator from English into Spanish for Pharmaceutical Companies, such as Merck Sharp & Dohm, Bristol Myers - Squib, Laboratorios Wyeth S.A., Productos Roche, Novartis, and Alcon Pharmaceutical C.A., among others (1995 up to date).

Translation of chapters of the following books: MRI of musculoskeletal system, Lippincott Williams & Wilkinson; Master techniques in orthopedic surgery: Hip, RL Barrack y AG Rosenberg; Fractures, Donald A Wiss; Green's operative hand surgery; Retina, Stephen J Ryan.

Translation Diploma. Universidad Metropolitana, Caracas, Venezuela. (2004 - Completion date: 2007)

I consider myself experienced and knowledgeable in the following fields:
General and specialized medical terminology
Pharmacology terminology
Pharmaceutical industry technical terminology

- Pla MP, Bustamante C, Camba I: Survey on usage of antimicrobial agents in a Caracas hospital. A.P.U.A. News Letter 1983;1 3.

- O'Brien TF, Pla MP, Mayer KH, Kishi H, et al: Intercontinental spread of a new antibiotic resistance gene on a epidemic plasmid. Science 1985;230:87 8.

- Hopkins JD, Flores A, Pla MP, Lester S, O'Brien TF. Nosocomial spread of an amikacin resistance gene on both a mobilized, nonconjugated plasmid and a conjugative plasmid. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 1991;35:1605 1611.

- Pla MP, Berenguer J, Arzuaga JA, Bañares R, Polo JR, Bouza E. Surgical wound infection by Aspergillus fumigatus in liver transplant recipients. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 1992;15:703 706.

- Pla MP, Hartung C, Mendoza P, Stukanoff A, Moreno MJ. Neuroparacoccidioidomycosis: Case reports and review. Mycopathologia 1994;127:139-144

- Mayer KH, Pla MP, Hopkins ES, Gilleece H, et al.: Detection of a stable widespread gentamicin resistance plasmid by restriction endonuclease fingerprinting. 24th ICAAC. Oct 1984; Abstract #511, pag 183.

- Lester SC, Pla MP, Pérez I, Wang F et al: Antibiotic resistance in Escherichia coli of healthy children in the United States, Venezuela and China. 27th ICAAC 1987; Abstract #1029, pag 276.
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Dec 12, 2006

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