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I study pharmacy because I am interested in the most controversial topic – natural versus synthetic. Before I have been working as a freelance translator of pharmaceutical and medical texts into Latvian which my native language. Now it is time to go deeper and understand all intricacies of drugs impact on our biochemistry.

Résumé

Cover letter

As a long-time experienced translator of pharmaceutical texts, I have gained uniqued perspective in industry. Combined with succesfull personal business experience I have started a new episode in consolidating the previous skills with my pharmacy studies to attain academic perspective and provide higher value to my clients and customers. My intented position is to manage medicine distribution to people who need them while understanding related issues from financial, business, regulatory and public health perspective. 

Interests

Science, reading, philosophy, traveling, enjoying nature, mountains and summer.

Personal information

Date of birth 13 September 1973
Place of birth Latvia
Citizenship Latvia
Visa status UK resident with EU nationality
Gender identity Man

Goals

Personal goals

Creating a company that helps people to get medicines they need.

Academic goals

Getting MPharm degree.

Career goals

Successful science based company management.

Skills

Personal skills

Native language: Latvian

Fluent in English, Russian

Intermediate in Spanish

Work skills

Successfully running self-employed business since 2000. Have understanding of project management, keeping deadlines, working with IT systems, simple accounting and group communication skills.

History

Employment history

Checking translation quality, preparing materials for publishing

English-Latvian translation project quality control

Address: Korshnas Gard, Sweden

English-Latvian translator of popular text and literature

Address: Korshnas Gard, Sweden

Translating, editing and quality control of pharmaceutical and medical texts

Education history

The University of Brighton
30th September 2013

Professional memberships

The professional leadership body for pharmacists and pharmacy in England, Scotland and Wales. The society's mission is to promote and represent the professional interests of our members.

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Kaspars Melkis's portfolios

Attending RPS conference in Sussex University (CPD in 2017)

Attending RPS conference in Sussex University (CPD in 2017)

On 22 October 2016 I attended Souther Area Autumn Conference organised by British Pharmaceutial S...
CPD about attending RPS conference

CPD about attending RPS conference

On 15 March 2014 I attended Souther Area Spring Conference organised by British Pharmaceutial Stu...
CPD of Visit to Paydens Pharmacy

CPD of Visit to Paydens Pharmacy

The description of the clinical placement visit.
Essay on Nifedipine and Diltiazem as Calcium Channel Blockers

Essay on Nifedipine and Diltiazem as Calcium Channel Blockers

Prepared on the basis on MPhar 1 year essay on comparison of Diltiazem and Nifedipine, two widely...