Kirk S. worked for a federal government agency in the area of medical translation editing for publication: ensuring that guidelines for medical providers and educators met rigorous standards for clarity, accessibility of format/navigation and informational accuracy. One example of a large document he edited is the Standards of Care and Clinical Practice Recommendations: Type 2 Diabetes from IHS Div. of Diabetes Treatment of Prevention. This publication was 300+ pages in its print form, now distributed primarily as a linked version. He also edited all 20 publications in the set of Indian Health Diabetes Best Practices, Revised 2011, for rigorous medical translation principles, accessibility and superior navigability features.