Translating for the Pharmaceutical Industry and Language Access (ATA session 030)
October 22, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Translation involves crossing a cultural barrier and is indispensable to meet equity and inclusion goals. However, just as uninformed consent is not consent, other pitfalls in technical translation can be perilous. How can a translator and a medical organization team up for good communication and minimize risk? This is a case study of translation for the pharmaceutical industry formatted to provide a pathway for success that can be applied to other fields.