Lin Yang


2000 MBA Webster University, San Diego, CA
1993 B.S. Chongqing University of Medical Sciences
Five-year program with a major in Preventive Medicine

Freelance translator 01/2003 – Present
Translation, editing/proofreading, post DTP checking, software localization, online verification
Specialization in medicine, pharmaceutical, and healthcare, business, patents…

Project Manager 10/2000 – 12/2002 China/San Diego
Allele Biotechnology and Pharmaceuticals, INC.
Was in charge of a human recombinant protein production site.

Project Manager 01/2000 – 10/2000 China
Chengdu Institute of Biological Products
Was responsible for biologicals QA, including human serum albumin, IVIG.

Translation Experience & Specializations
Biomedical and Life Sciences:
Specializations in medicine, pharmaceutical, and health care: clinical trial documents (consent forms, IVRS/IXRS scripts), medical device inserts, instruction for use, health plan brochures, medical device localization, medical training materials
(ABBOTT, American Heart Association, AmeriGroup, Amgen, Bayer, Biosite, Blue Cross, CDC, COOK, Datascope, Kaiser Permanente, Novartis, Squibb Bristol-Myers, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stryker…)
Examples of completed Health care Projects:
Sutter East Medical Foundation’s Pregnancy Recommendations and Prenatal Genetic Testing, 6k words
NEW YORK-PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL-WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL COLLEGE: Clinical trial consent forms, multiple projects, total word counts > 100K
American Heart Association: Professional Education Brochures, multiple projects, total word counts > 200K
GlaxoSmithKline: Clinical Trial Investigator Brochure, 125K

Medical Device Localization:
Translation, testing and verification (including onsite assignments) for leading manufacturers: ultrasound systems user interfaces, Help files
(Philips, Siemens…)

Business Administration, Finance, and Law:
Patents, Financial Reports, Training manuals, Contracts
(Hilton, Lowe's, Inverness, Tyco, Citibank…)

Updated 04/09

Language Pairs

- Chinese

Translating Services


Translating Tools

Alchemy CatalystIdiom World ServerTRADOS

Translating - Areas of Specialization

Business - MarketingComputers - Software localizationMedicine - Health careMedicine - Instruments, medicalMedicine - NutritionMedicine - PharmaceuticalsNatural Sciences - Microbiology, bacteriology, & virology

Interpreting Services


ATA Divisions

Chinese Language DivisionMedical Division

Translator, Interpreter



Primary Phone

(858) 699-0747


La Jolla
United States

Years in Business

16 - 20 Years

Education Level