Jane van Alphen

Director (ED)

Jane van Alphen is a Clinical Director, Mental Health, Rehabilitation, Stroke, Complex, Palliative, Transitional and Urgent Care at the Brant Community Healthcare System and is responsible for developing and monitoring annual operating plans, quality and process improvement plans, championing innovation and building relationships with key partners. Jane previously served as the Program Director, Hospital Services at Baycrest Health Services, Director, Programs and Operations at the Canadian Center for Aging and Brain Health, and Vice-President, Operations at the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research based at MaRS. Jane was instrumental in the creation of two new organizations from start-up in the Toronto area, with a national and provincial scope. Prior to that, she was a Clinical Health Services Director at Sick Kids and Perinatal Manager at the Toronto General Hospital and a Registered Nurse at Doctors Hospital. Jane completed a Bachelor of Science at the University of Windsor, a Master’s of Science in Physiology and a Rotman MBA at the University of Toronto. She has lectured at the University of Toronto and Ryerson University and published in the fields of neurology and physiology. Jane has served as a volunteer board member for Humewood House.