Prior to starting her instructional role with BCIT in 1994, Valerie gained clinical experience in a wide scope of practice. An active role model in professional leadership, Valerie promotes regular participation in the activities of the provincial and national professional associations. Valerie is currently the Medical Radiography Clinical Tutor and BCIT PACS Administrator.
A graduate of BCIT's Medical Radiography program, Valerie continued her studies in imaging sciences to achieve her Advanced Certification with the CAMRT. She then acquired credentials in Adult Education through Vancouver Community College and Graduate Studies in Adult Education at Simon Fraser University and has since acheived a Fellowship designation with the CAMRT.
Multiple reports / editorials in the CAMRT Journal.
Valerie provides a passionate approach to helping learners link scientific theory to clinical practice. She also seeks methods to improve efficiency in educational and clinical practices. Valerie continues to pursue computer assisted learning options for the students.