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Katarina

Falk


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Katarina Falk



Katarina Falk, Corpus Translations
Translator. Extensive experience of medical translations. Also translates fiction. In her spare time she designs patchwork quilts and engages in woodchopping.

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  • Personal Information
     Nationality Swedish
     Date of Birth 21 June, 1960
     Languages English, Danish, and Norwegian into Swedish
    Translator for 18 years
     Contact Information Corpus Translations, Malmö
    Sweden
    Katarina Falk
    E-mail: corpus.translations@swipnet.se
    Web site: www.transfalk.se/team

    Translation
     Translation and Localisation All types of medical translations; fiction and non-fiction.
     Subjects Fiction (translated books)
    Medical devices
    IVD Diagnostics
    Instructions for use, medical instruments
    Medical Articles
    Formulae for psychological tests
    Information for patients
    Medical Education Material
    Web sites
    Gaming software (translated games)
     Examples of Projects Publishing Houses
    Modernista
    Massolit
    Tukan Förlag
    Semic
    Norstedts
    Rabén & Sjögren
    Stabenfeldt
    Legind AS
    Studentlitteratur
    Tivoli
    Prisma
    Liber
    Egmont Richters

    Medical
    Dade Behring
    Gambro
    Bayer Diagnostics
    OCD (Johnson & Johnson)
    Roche Diagnostics
    Baxter
    Applicare
    bioMérieux


    Education
     1996-1997 Linguistics and Phonetics Lund University
     1986 Creative writing, Jakobsbergs folkhögskola
     1983 Literature Lund University

    Employment
     1998- Corpus Translations, Malmö
    Self-employed.
     1998 TransFalk, Malmö, Sweden
    All tasks conducted at a translation company.
     1988-1996 Kvällsposten (Evening Paper), Malmö, Sweden
    Proof-reader.
     1986-1987 Göteborgs-Posten, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Proof-reader.
     1983-1985 Kvällsposten (Evening Paper), Malmö, Sweden
    Proof-reader. Also publisher's reader for Richters Förlag AB, Malmö, Sweden.

    Memberships
     2009- The Translators' Center (ÖC)
     2009- The Swedish Writers' Union (SFF)
     2000- Swedish Association of Professional Translators (SFÖ)
    Katarina Falk is a member of The Swedish Association of Professional Translators

    Grants
     2015 Swedish Authors' Fund, Two-year working grant.
     2013 Swedish Authors' Fund, One-year working grant.
     2010 Författarnas fotokopieringsfond (Swedish Association of Authors)
     2009 Swedish Authors' Fund, One-year working grant.
     2006 Författarnas fotokopieringsfond (Swedish Association of Authors)
     2000 Författarnas fotokopieringsfond (Swedish Association of Authors)

    Technical Specifications
     Hardware PC Pentium
    CD/CD Writer
    Laser printer
    Broadband connection
     Software Windows XP
    Office 97, 2000
    FrameMaker
    TRADOS Workbench, TagEditor, STagger, Multiterm
    Localisation tools
    Glossary tools
    Electronic dictionaries
    Indexing and search tools
    Macro tools

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