Title: Development Editor, Quality Team Editor
Education: Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey , University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Expertise: Health
  • Medical Translator for 15+ years


Erica Meier is quality team and development editor for Health. In her role, she is a champion for those who are seeking health-related information by making jargon-laden medical knowledge available and accessible to everyone.

Aside from editing for Health, Erica Meier also provides professional medical translations, which she has been doing for over 15 years. As a translator, she guards and preserves the integrity of the English language from the intrusion of a foreign language.

By transforming the highly technical medical language into a message people can understand, I want to empower others to make educated decisions about their physical, mental, and emotional health.


Erica has a Master of Arts in translation (German−English) from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey and a Bachelor of Arts in German and in international studies from the University of Nebraska−Lincoln. In addition to the classes relevant to her majors, she has taken several classes in Biology and Psychology.

About Health

Health, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for empathetic, trustworthy, and actionable health and wellness information so you can make the best choice for your health. We reach more than 9 million readers a month. We ensure the accuracy of our content by relying on seasoned health journalists, credentialed medical professionals and thorough fact checkers. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

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