Life Sciences

Kathleen O’Brien

Kathleen O’Brien

Kathleen O’Brien is Director of Business Development with AMPLEXOR Life Sciences and a 15-year veteran of the translation industry. Kathleen has a background in linguistics and has held various roles in the translation business: vendor, project and account management, as well as new business development, giving her a unique perspective into both translation operations and how translation impacts the globalization needs of her clients in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries. She proactively collaborates with her life sciences client partners on a daily basis to help them set their localization strategies.


Recent Posts

Patient safety and labeling: taking the pain out of managing translations in life sciences

Written by Kathleen O’Brien in Life Sciences on 13/02/18

It’s hardly exaggerating to say that the consequences for mistranslation of labeling and packaging in life sciences are potentially catastrophic. Most importantly, there is a substantial risk of patient safety that could occur, where, for example, misinterpretations in dosing could mean a matter of life or death.

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