Dr Valerie John-Cole is a medical doctor of the Ministry of Health and Sanitation.In 2009 ,she graduated with a bachelors degree in medicine and surgery (MBChB) from the University of Sierra Leone. She proceeded to do her housemanship rotation in Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecolgy and Paediatrics for a one year period. She became a Senior House Officer from 2010-2011 in the Departments of Medicine,and Obstetrics & Gynaecology.
Valerie worked as a Medical Officer at the Department Of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Princess Christian Maternity Hospital (PCMH) from 2011-1012. She is presently a Masters in Medicine (MMED) student in Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Ternopil State Medical University (TSMU) Ukraine. Dr. Valerie John-Cole was a one term Assitant Financial Secretary & Assitant Secretary General of The Sierra Leone Medical and Dental Association (SLMDA).
Valerie is the past Interim President of Junior Doctors Association In Sierra Leone (JUDASIL) and a former EOC /NERC staff.