Dr. Jané is Medical Doctor and Public Health and Preventive Medicine Specialist (Universitat de Barcelona). She holds a PhD in Medicine by the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, a Master of Science by the University of London and a Diploma in Public Health by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
At present she is Deputy Director of Public Health Surveillance and Emergency Response Department at the Catalan Public Health Agency. Its main working areas are related to communicable diseases monitoring and rapid response to public health alerts. She is also a member of the Catalan Vaccination Assessing Committee.
Previously, she was the Head of the Mother and Child Health Unit at the Catalan Public Health Agency, leading, as an epidemiologist, the maternal public health field for more than 10 years. Earlier, she was awarded a Research Fellowship by the Fitzwilliam College of the University of Cambridge and also worked at the Municipal Institute of Public Health in Barcelona.
Dr Jané has been member of PhD thesis committees and director of PhDs programme. She collaborates in MSc Diploma Public Health courses. She has published in impact factor journals and coordinated public health books and technical reports.