Veronica Chollette , MS, RN
Research Area: Healthcare Teams, Cervical, prostate, & oral cancer screening
Veronica Chollette is a Program Director in the Process of Care Research Branch (PCRB) at the National Cancer Institute(NCI). Ms. Chollette received her Master of Science degree in Health Systems Management from George Mason University in January 2003 and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from George Mason University in 1998. She joined NCI in 1989, and has made significant and increasingly important contributions to extramural investigators (new and experienced) in the area of research mentoring and technical support. In addition to maintaining a cancer screening grant portfolio, she facilitates the implementation of a variety of assistance workshops, training sessions, and Web-based educational opportunities for novice extramural researchers to increase their understanding of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant system and grant writing process.
Secondary Branch Appointment:
Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch (HCIRB)
Selected Publications and Presentations
Stephen H. Taplin, Rebecca Anhang Price, Heather M. Edwards, Mary K. Foster, Erica S. Breslau, Veronica Chollette, Irene Prabhu Das, Steven B. Clauser, Mary L. Fennell and Jane Zapka Introduction: understanding and influencing multilevel factors across the cancer care continuum. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2012; 2012(44):2-10.
Elizabeth M. Yano, Lawrence W. Green, Karen Glanz, John Z. Ayanian, Brian S. Mittman, Veronica Chollette and Lisa V. Rubenstein Implementation and Spread of Interventions Into the Multilevel Context of Routine Practice and Policy: Implications for the Cancer Care Continuum . J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2012; 2012(44):86-99.
Chollette, V. Y. & Crowley, K. National Cancer Institute's Small Grants Program for behavioral research in cancer control boosts careers for new investigators and fulfills NIH research priorities. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2007; 16(11):2459-2463.
Tiro, J. A., Meissner, H. I., Kobrin, S., & Chollette, V. What do women in the U.S. know about human papillomavirus and cervical cancer?. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2007; 16(2):288-294.
Legler, J., Meissner, H. I., Coyne, C., Breen, N., Chollette, V., & Rimer, B. K. The effectiveness of interventions to promote mammography among women with historically lower rates of screening. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2002; 11(1):59-71.