Ascón has worked at Althaia, Xarxa Assistencial Universitària de Manresa since 2007. Her first steps focused on pediatric care, but she finally moved to endoscopy and, since 2015, she has been the nurse manager of the Colorectal Cancer Screening Technical Office and the Hereditary Cancer Unit.
Ascón is also an active member of Althaia’s Gastrointestinal Pathology Committee. Her line of research focuses on the follow-up of patients with a high personal risk of colorectal cancer. She teaches on early detection of colorectal cancer training programmes for other nurses.
Nàdia enjoys trekking and travelling.