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Multilingual Scientist turns into a Medical Translator


Krys Williams is British, born to polish parents in the UK. She translates from multiple languages into English, her mother tongue. She is a scientist by education but her interest in languages drove her to her profession today: medical content freelance translator.  Krys tells Marion Destoop how she learnt the seven languages she mastered, and changed her profession. Continue reading »

“I think translation is a wonderful job”

Chris Vanden Broek is a translator from Belgium. He has been translating for 30 years into Dutch, his native language. He has proficient understanding of French, English, and German and has experience in a wide array of subject matters. He is now a professional translator, but this is not his education background or his original professional choice but it worked very well for him. “I think translating is a wonderful job,” he told Marion Destoop, from Lionbridge Brussels, in this interview about how he started as a translator. Continue reading »