Wei (Angela) Zhang is a PhD researcher in Interpreting studies. She holds a MA in Translation and Interpreting, a BSc in Life Science and Biotechnology, and a MRes in Biomedicine (Cancer Biology).
Angela is a CATTI certified translator who has worked as a freelance interpreter/translator (English-Chinese) for exhibition events, education, and public services including healthcare and immigration, in the UK and China since 2012. Her work experience also involves language teaching and tutoring of Chinese and English to non-native speakers.
As a postgraduate researcher and a medical interpreter for the NHS, Angela is particularly interested in investigating various modalities of healthcare interpreting. She is currently conducting a mixed-method systematic review and is also conducting a survey on remote medical interpreting (i.e., via telephone interpreting and videoconference interpreting).