Translating for the
Pharmaceutical
Industry

An ATA Professional Development Seminar

Wyndham Condado Plaza Hotel & Casino • San Juan, Puerto Rico January 24, 2004
Plant Tour

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Registration Rates

Early-Bird (by Jan.16)
ATA Members $145
Nonmembers $260

Onsite (after Jan.16)
ATA
Members $215
Nonmembers $330

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For information on future seminars, check out the:

Professional Development
Tentative Schedule



The pharmaceutical industry is a global enterprise that provides translated materials such as product specifications, patient information leaflets, and packaging labels to an international market. If information is not translated with absolute accuracy, disastrous consequences can occur. The training and specialization provided in this seminar will enhance the skills needed for translators currently working in the pharmaceutical field.

Schedule for Saturday, January 24:
The American Translators Association
will provide a full day of in-depth sessions, including a continental breakfast in the morning and a Networking Session following the final presentation. Continuing Eduation Credit: Earn up to 7 points for the ATA Continuing Education Certification Program. Sessions will also be submitted for CIMCE credit in the States of California and Washington.

8:00am Onsite Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00am The Marketing and Advertising Experience
Carmen Díaz Zayas and Rafaela Mena
12:15pm Lunch on your own
1:45pm Medical vis-à-vis Industrial Environment (Do You Speak Standard Operating Procedures?)
Anne Jones and José Rodríguez
4:00pm

The Inside Story: Good Documentation Practices, Training and Development, Regulatory Affairs, and Compliance
Paul B. Conlon, Nicasio Cruz, and Agnes Molina

6:00pm Cash Bar Networking Session

Space is limited. To register, choose a form from the menu on the left and fax to (703) 683-6122 or mail to ATA, 225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 590, Alexandria, VA 22314.

~ An ATA Professional Development Seminar ~


Pharmaceutical Plant Tour:
ATA is offering an optional tour of Schering-Plough Products and Abbott PR Operations on Friday, January 23. For more information, CLICK HERE!

FREE Tour of the Botanical Gardens: Sunday, January 25, the University of Puerto Rico (UPR), Office of the President and Graduate Program in Translation is offering a free tour of the UPR Botanical Gardens. For more information, CLICK HERE!

ATA Certification Exam: An ATA certification exam sitting will be held on Sunday, January 25. This will be a standard exam, not specialty-specific. To register, please visit the ATA website to obtain the Eligibility Requirements Form and Examination Registration Form.


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