PPD® Translate is a full-service language service provider (LSP) and language services Master Service Provider (MSP), providing a broad array of translation and localization services with highly qualified linguists using advanced technology. But translating words for pharmaceuticals, medical devices and diagnostics is not the final step – it is just the beginning.
Our global team of PPD and freelance linguists operate under ISO 17100 and ISO18587 requirements and connects the world with communications that are accurate, culturally appropriate and respectful. Our customers receive superior quality, quick turnaround times and competitive pricing.
PPD Translate is ISO certified for Translations (ISO17100) and Machine Translations (ISO18587), ‘gold standard’ of translation quality.
Every Year We Support More Than:
life sciences clients
PPD Translate Services
Our expert team offers a range of translation and localization services, working in concert with freelance specialists and selected partners. We use best-in-class technology, driven by cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence (AI). PPD Translate uses AI to accelerate turnaround times and reduce costs all within the – exacting quality standards of ISO 17100 and ISO 18587.
Every service is tailored to accent the broader offerings of PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, including clinical trials, Advanced Enrollment Solutions (AES), peri- and post-approval services, patient support services, laboratory services, medical communications and more.
PPD Translate uses AI to deliver better quality, turnaround times, and cost savings
Certified and rapid translations to and from more than 70 languages
Linguistic validation (LingVal)
Conceptual equivalence for study instruments, and scales to reduce confusion and bias
E-learning and Training
Translation and presentation of visuals, training platforms and presentation tools as audience-appropriate
Real-time translation in person or by phone to facilitate communication between speakers of different languages
Accurate transcriptions from recordings or live meetings – with translation where required
Translation and edits to ensure messages are culturally resonant while maintaining intent, style, tone and context
Translation and presentation of audience-appropriate design, navigation, user interface and user experience
WHAT MAKES PPD Translate DIFFERENT
Awarded ISO 17100 and ISO18587 certifications
Consistent, best-practice SOPs to improve quality
Stringent service-level agreements for PPD Translate and all vendors to reduce errors
~40% faster for smaller jobs, typically under 10 pages
Leveraging the latest technology, including AI, to deliver high quality as quickly as possible
Wordbee & other key software tools to streamline dynamic translation and localization
PPD Translate handles vendor management and administrative tasks for our customers – so you can spend time where it matters most
Join the Leading Health Care and Clinical Research LSP
The best people make us the best language service provider. PPD Translate is adding linguists, translation project managers, desktop publishers and other key experts to make translation and localization better, faster and easier.
Want to do interesting work with colleagues who are passionate about helping people better understand each other?