DWL Blog

From typewriter to transglobal

(Or, 5 reasons why your provider of life science solutions is bragging about their global supply chain)   When Dora Wirth started her company, Dora Wirth (Languages) Limited, in 1964, she worked from a typewriter which still sits in our head office in Hammersmith, London. In those days, the industry placed emphasis on recruiting in‑house

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We are moving!

  From Friday 16th May, DWL’s new office address will be: Dora Wirth (Languages) Limited 26-28 Hammersmith Grove London W6 7BA   Please update your records accordingly.   Our telephone number will remain the same: +44 (0)20 7229 4552.   There may be some disruption on Thursday 15th May while we settle in to our

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False friends in translation

As linguists, and life-long language learners (we enjoy a little alliteration too), the staff at Dora Wirth (Languages) Ltd. are always on the lookout for the dreaded “faux-amis”.   “False friends”, or more correctly “false cognates”, are pairs of words from two different languages which look similar but can have entirely different meanings.   It

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DWL at the DIA EuroMeeting 2014 in Vienna

Our team has just returned from a very interesting and successful trip to Vienna, attending the 26th Annual DIA EuroMeeting. We would like to thank everybody who paid us a visit at our exhibition stand. We are very pleased to announce that the winner of the draw for an Amazon Kindle Paperwhite is… Dr. Viviane Egler

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Meet the newest additions to the DWL team

2014 is fast becoming a huge year for Dora Wirth (Languages) Ltd. as we strive to make it our most successful year to date – with an exciting new website and our upcoming move to a new location in Hammersmith, just a stone’s throw away from the Thames. We are also very pleased to announce

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Five ways to make your regulatory submission run more smoothly

As your global partner for regulatory affairs solutions, we at Dora Wirth (Languages) Ltd would like to share some tips to help you prepare your EU regulatory submission.   1. Beat the clock. Your team will have taken great care to produce a high-quality English draft for approval/submission, so please make sure you allow time

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The Eurotherm3235 Trial – A Case Study

Dora Wirth Languages (DWL) is proud to have been selected as the preferred language service provider for the “Eurotherm3235 Trial”, sponsored by the University of Edinburgh and NHS Lothian, examining the effects of titrated therapeutic hypothermia (32-35°C) in the treatment of raised intracranial pressure after traumatic brain injury. Over 1,000,000 patients with traumatic brain injury are admitted

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DWL – going that extra mile to deliver!

Shortly after confirming her acceptance of this most prestigious award, Lama had to fly back to her home, and far better weather, in Jordan. Keen to deliver the prize in as original a fashion as possible, the team at DWL sent Project Manager Craig Brown out to Jordan’s capital in order to hand the prize

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Webinar for Life Sciences Professionals: An Overview of US and EU Regulatory Processes

Dora Wirth (Languages) is proud to sponsor a 4-day webinar for life sciences professionals conducted by The University of Wisconsin and TOPRA (The Organization for Professionals in Regulatory Affairs). This four-part webinar series introduces the framework and structure of regulatory and pharmacovigilance procedures in two key regions of the world. It is aimed at Life

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We’re hiring!

DWL is recruiting for an experienced Translation Project Manager with fluency in English and strong knowledge of at least one other European language and at least two years’ solid project management experience. Translation Project Managers should be strong team players, committed to providing a quality service at all stages of the translation process, keen to

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