Member since Dec '02

Working languages:
French to English

Diantha Guessous
FR-EN Translator, 30 years of experience

United States
Local time: 13:06 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: English Native in English
What Diantha Guessous is working on
Sep 19 (posted via  Just finished mixed translation/editing of article on HLA-identical living-related kidney transplantation, FR-EN, 3465 words.. ...more, + 3 other entries »
Total word count: 0

Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.Psychology
Medical (general)Medical: Health Care
International Org/Dev/CoopTourism & Travel
Business/Commerce (general)Education / Pedagogy
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs

Volunteer translations

Volunteer professional humanitarian translation services-

Translators without Borders

Words translated: 39,715
Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 43, Questions answered: 31, Questions asked: 3
Experience Years of experience: 31. Registered at Sep 1999. Became a member: Dec 2002. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials French to English (American Translators Association, verified)
Memberships ATA, ATA, ATA, ATA, ATA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
Conference participation Conference attended
Training sessions attended Attended 6 training sessions

Professional practices Diantha Guessous endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Areas of specialization: medical and veterinary; social sciences, social welfare; international development, humanitarian aid, human rights; business, tourism; education, academic documents and various types of certificates.

- U.S. citizen originally from New York, lived in Morocco 45 years.Now residing in Michigan,USA
- English mother-tongue
- Freelance translator since 1989 (combined with other work until 1/03)
- ATA Certified for FR-ENG since 1997

- Teacher of English as a Foreign Language to undergraduate and graduate students of Library and Information Science, 16+ years (Morocco).

- Educational advisor for Moroccan applicants to USA institutions of higher education, 8 years (Morocco)

Education and work experience/USA
- Bachelor's degree (1961) in Biology
- Master's degree in Social Work (1964) and professional experience: mental health, youth corrections,and child welfare settings
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: 58
PRO-level pts: 43

Top languages (PRO)
French to English39
Arabic to English4
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences4
Pts in 2 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law: Contract(s)4
Law (general)4
Livestock / Animal Husbandry4
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)4
Finance (general)4
Business/Commerce (general)1

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Keywords: ATA certified, English mother tongue, USA citizen, medicine, veterinary science, health care, public health, pharmaceuticals, behavioral sciences, social welfare, corrections, psychology, mental health, sociology, social psychology, demography, social research, psychosocial support, refugees, relief aid, Third World, development, resource allocation, humanitarian aid, human rights, education, business, marketing, tourism, academic documents, certificates, library science,

Profile last updated
Oct 26

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