Assoc Prof Jane Griffiths

Jane is a registered general nurse from Australia. She has been based in the UAE since 2007 working for the Dubai Health Authority. Her clinical experience and qualifications are in Operating Theatre Techniques and Management and her academic qualifications are:

  • Associate Diploma Nursing Studies UNE (Administration).
  • Diploma of Administration (Nursing).UNE
  • Bachelor of Administration UNE
  • Master of Health Planning.UNSW

Jane’s experience has included both operational roles such as Director of Nursing and General Manager positions in tertiary level facilities as well as strategic roles in health care, facility planning, informatics and disaster management in Australia, Qatar and the UAE. Her current role is the Chief Nursing Information Officer for DHA, responsible for the Salama EMR project and standardization of clinical workflows across all DHA facilities.

Jane chairs the UAE Nursing and Midwifery Council Scientific Committees for Research and Excellence and participates in a number of UAE Boards and Councils.

Jane also has extensive academic experience in teaching and research at Universities in Australia, Ireland and USA with over 25 scientific publications.