Researcher and Medical Writer
Health Matters, Inc.

Dr. Carole Chrvala, PhD
Freelancer Address

174. S. Fawn Forest Lane
Pittsboro, NC 27312
United States of America
+1(0) 919 545 2149

Basic Information

Comprehensive experience and a commitment to excellence in medical research, communications, and education
Health Matters, Inc

Skills Subjects and Other Information

Skills & Services
Medical research, medical writing, epidemiologic consulting, biostatistical support, strategic competitive analysis, medical intelligence, publication planning services, manuscripts for peer-reviewed journals, posters, abstracts, continuing medical education programs, monographs, reviews, and white papers, and summaries of key findings presented at professional conferences, advisory boards, and symposia.
Oncology (bladder, breast, cervical, CNS, colon, endometrial, esophageal, gastric, head/neck, hematologic, hepatocellular, lung, lymphoma, melanoma, multiple myeloma, oral, ovarian, pancreatic, prostate, renal cell, rectal, skin, and urologic cancer; Cardiovascular disease (acute coronary syndrome, aortic stenosis, atherosclerosis, atrial fibrillation, dyslipidemia, heart failure, hypertension, mitral valve regurgitation, myocardial infarction, pulmonary arterial hypertension, stroke, unstable angina, venous thromboembolism); Diabetes; Infectious diseases (Clostridium difficile, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, HIV/AIDS, influenza, MRSA, respiratory syncytial virus, sepsis, sexually transmitted infections); Musculoskeletal (chronic pain, fractures, gout, joint replacement, osteoporosis, skeletal-related events); Neurology (Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, multiple sclerosis, non-malignant brain tumors, Parkinson’s disease); Psychiatry (anorexia, ADHD, autism spectrum disorders, bipolar disorder, bulimia, depression, generalized anxiety disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, schizophrenia); Respiratory (allergies, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease); Rheumatology; Women's health
Expertise in epidemiologic research including disease surveillance and screening, exposure assessment, risk factor exposure, economic burden of disease and interventions, study design, sampling, program evaluation, analysis plans, and data interpretation; Excellent ability to synthesize key findings from complex medical literature to prepare monographs, white papers, and comprehensive literature reviews; Accustomed to fast-paced, deadline-oriented work; developing and adhering to project timelines, handling multiple assignments simultaneously; and working collegially with subject matter experts and project teams; Adheres to the Code of Ethics of the American Medical Writers Association, European Medical Writers Association, and the National Association of Medical Communicators; Complies with all ICMJE recommendations for reporting of medical science