Jackie Valera holds a Diploma in Nursing (1987) and has carried out several postgraduate studies in Oncology (1998), Anesthesia and Reanimation (2003).
In 2019, she obtained the licence operator of radioactive facilities of the Nuclear Safety Council.
She joined the Catalan Institute of Oncology at the 1996 in the Radiotherapy Service in the Braquiterapia unit. In recent years she assumed responsibility as a nurse.
She has collaborated as a teacher at the University of Girona and Barcelona in post-graduate courses of nursing.
For 10 years he exerted his professional competence as Account Manager in general Electric Healtcare and Eckert & Ziegler manufacturing companies and radioactive radioisotopes distributors and equipment Braquiterapia.
In 2018 was reincorporated to the ICO in the unit of cancer screening.
She currently works with operational Coordinator at the technical offices of programs of screening for colon and breast cancer. She is responsible for operating aspects, to support the coordination of both programs, clinical support for nursing and people management. Likewise, it carries out activities of promotion of the health and prevention of the cancer.
She participates and collaborates in research projects in the Cancer Screening Unit.