Jan’s academic credentials and training
accomplishments include a specialized degree in emergency pre-hospital care, an advanced care paramedic diploma and the completion of a comprehensive medical simulation instructor program through Harvard University and MIT.
In her professional portfolio, Jan has more than 20 years of experience facilitating continuing education for physicians,
nurses and paramedics and has held high-profile management positions in emergency care organizations. Jan's front-line paramedic experience includes work in emergency services, emergency rooms, air ambulance and community paramedicine. Most recently, Jan has provided expertise in medical simulation to SIAST.
Outside of her career as healthcare professional, Jan is also a partner in a successful retail business.
Jan has directed a significant amount of
her personal and professional development to the growth and refinement of leadership capacity. In addition to completing formal training in this area, Jan has provided mentorship to a wide variety of individuals, informally, as well as thorough an established
mentorship program at the University of Saskatchewan. Jan’s exceptional leadership ability and sharp business acumen will make your experience with SIMS a positive one!