Medical Journals: Translating Like A Writer, Not A Scientist
Learn how to make your healthcare communications (journal articles, research results, presentations, etc.) publication-ready and avoid stiff translations that are too close to the source. We will take a closer look at how to best translate articles for medical journals with a section by section review of structure and language. Learn to translate with a writer's artistry, while remaining faithful to structured medical content. For translators interested in the intersection of translation and medical writing, learn to write with clarity and plain language, perfecting your writing craft. We will also finish the webinar with a checklist to ensure that your translation meets expectations for polish and readability, while complying with style guidelines, ethical standards, and Good Publication Practice for Communicating Company Sponsored Medical Research.
Translators already specialising in medical translation.
Translators considering crossing over into medical translation.
Translators with experience translating for academia.
Translators interested in medical writing.
At the end of this session, participants will be able:
To understand the basics of writing articles on medical topics.
To identify best practices to translate publication-ready articles for medical journals.
To effectively and accurately translate structured content.
To implement a checklist to review clarity section by section and carry out a final polish of the publication.
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Overview of health publications
Section by section review of articles for medical journals
Translation vs. medical writing
Clarity, communication, and perfecting your writing
Polish and readability
Virtual platform system requirements
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