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Susanne Geercken

Company:
Pfizer Pharma GmbH
Qualification:
MA
Leader background:
Susanne worked for a small Washington-based magazine in the US, the Translation Department of the United Nations in NY and a Frankfurt bank before she joined Pfizer as a medical translator in 1994. In her role as Manager Translations and Procedures she has been responsible for internal translation, outsourcing, standards and quality control of translation projects. Susanne currently works for the Drug Safety Department within Pfizer Germany. Susanne has also acted as Pfizer in-house trainer for workshops on medical English. To help give future medical translators hands-on-experience in the industry, Susanne established a translation internship program in the Pfizer Karlsruhe Clinical Research Department and served as mentor. She has also given seminars and presentations for the university translation studies program and the Germany Association of Professional Interpreters and translators. Languages are Susanne's passion. She is a trained translator for English and Spanish and also speaks French and Portuguese.
Workshops:
Impact of Language and Culture on Medical Writing
    Level: Advanced Area: Language and Writing
    Code: LWA8 Duration: 03:30:00
Adverbs
    Level: Advanced Area: Language and Writing
    Code: LWA10 Duration: 03:30:00
Tense
    Level: Advanced Area: Language and Writing
    Code: LWA11 Duration: 03:30:00
Master Class: Taxonomic Analysis of Medical Writing
    Level: Advanced Area: Language and Writing
    Code: LWA12 Duration: 03:30:00
Master Class - The Medical Journal Article: Section-Specific Distractions
    Level: Advanced Area: Language and Writing
    Code: LWA14 Duration: 03:30:00
Medical English – Common Problem Areas for non-native Speakers
    Level: Foundation Area:
    Code: LWF4b Duration: 03:30:00