Jessica Torre is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. Prior to joining ICPA, she worked at the University of Chicago Hospital (UCMC) and in the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) system.
In Chicago, she developed a specialty in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology working with survivors of pediatric cancer, as well as assisted in leading an Adolescent and Young Adult Transitional Sickle Cell Disease Clinic. Additionally, she worked to manage nursing teams and provided direct care to patients, across the age spectrum, requiring home care infusions.
She is a frequent speaker on rare diseases, particularly Sickle Cell Disease, and on clinical quality issues.
Jessica and her husband relocated back to her native Pennsylvania in May, 2020 along with a new daughter.
She holds Bachelors and Masters degrees in nursing from Duquesne University.