Jane is a manager with HIHI and is based in the Medical Engineering Design and Innovation Centre (MEDIC) in Cork Institute of Technology (CIT). She liaises with healthcare innovators, advices how they might progress their ideas for new products and services and connects them with health care, regulatory, technical, research and development expertise as appropriate. She manages projects and studies bringing innovation into and out of the healthcare system.
Prior to HIHI Jane worked for four years in the Nimbus Research Centre in CIT leading and researching Software Applications, Internet of Things and Data Analytics projects with a particular interest in Assisted Living and Age Friendly applications. Jane has also worked for Keppie Design in Scotland where she was part of the design team for the New Royal Infirmary Edinburgh for 3 years.
Jane has studied Computer Science (MSc, HDip), Mathematics (BA) and Architecture (BArch).