Dermatology, skin care, melanoma, skin cancer, oncology
Drug development and clinical trials
Techniques Melinda Chu Uses:
Diagrams / drawings, PSAC (Problem, Solving Action Planning), Literature search / research; ask colleagues / experts, Mind mapping
Fishbone diagrams, Affinity Diagrams, Tree Diagrams, Systems Diagrams / Causal Loop Diagrams
Melinda Chu's Problem Solving Skills:
Dermatology, Oncology, Immunotherapy, Clinical Trial Design, Drug Development
Melinda Chu's Problem Solving Experience:
I designed novel compounded topical medication to treat a scarring alopecia called lichen planopilaris.
I developed and wrote 3 clinical trials that are enrolling patients; one of which is to study the effective pembrolizumab (cancer immunotherapy) in a new way with surgery.
I developed strategies to improve patient flow in the clinic while increasing satisfaction.
I developed strategies to improve hospital processes for supply ordering.