Durham, NC (PRWEB) August 02, 2012
SciMetrika, LLC announced that Doryn Chervin, Dr.P.H. has joined the company as Vice President and Principal Scientist. In this role, she will shape the growth path for senior technical staff, hone specific service offerings, and strengthen relationships with one of their key customers: the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Dr. Chervin is a seasoned executive leader with three decades of public health experience. She has directed or otherwise overseen more than 160 State or national program evaluations, policy assessments or evaluations, training projects, and research studies. Her experience includes public health planning and evaluation, health communication research, public health policy development and evaluation, multisite evaluation, and public health research. She specializes in using theoretical and practice-based frameworks to guide research inquiry, analysis, interpretation, translation, and dissemination of evaluated programs and interventions. Dr. Chervin’s work has a special emphasis on eliminating health disparities and addressing social determinants of health.
“With her technical knowledge and business insight, I am certain Doryn will enjoy great success here at SciMetrika,” said company founder and CEO, Jean Orelien. “She will bring additional rigor to our work and will help foster innovation, accountability, and technical excellence across the board.”
Prior to joining SciMetrika, Dr. Chervin served as a vice president at both ICF International and Macro International, where she oversaw programs in the Public Health Research and Evaluation practice. Her work entailed leading interdisciplinary teams of staff focused on high-quality, data-driven results for public health improvement and accountability. She also led business development activities, participated in strategic corporate planning efforts, and was instrumental in driving collaboration among business units.
Dr. Chervin is known for her facilitation skills and is often called on to facilitate high-level meetings, advisory boards, and expert panels. Dr. Chervin has a range of experience in translating research and science into policies and programs, working across all levels of Government and with nongovernmental and community organizations. She has developed, managed, and evaluated programs, policy, and research in public health, working with Federal and national organizations, State departments of health and education, voluntary groups, health settings, community coalitions, and foundations.
She earned a master’s degree in education, guidance and counseling from the University of Houston, and a doctorate in public health from the University of Texas School of Public Health.
SciMetrika, LLC (http://www.scimetrika.com) is a fast growing, privately held, minority-owned business with a singular focus on advancing human health. Founded in 2001, the company serves public and private sector clients seeking to understand and influence population health outcomes. SciMetrika’s multidisciplinary teams, mature business processes, and unwavering focus on advancing human health allow SciMetrika to offer wide-ranging services that are unmatched by other businesses in this market space.
Contact: Kathleen Schindler | (919) 354-5243 | kschindler(at)scimetrika(dot)com