Professor Jane Reid

Clinical Consultant, Wessex Patient Safety Collaborative

Building on a career of nursing posts in acute care and higher education, Jane’s roles within the past eight years have included Nurse Advisor to the NPSA, President of the Association for Perioperative Practice (AfPP), Intervention Lead Patient Safety First, Nurse Advisor WHO 2nd Global Challenge Safe Surgery Saves Lives (Geneva), Associate Dean (Nursing and Allied Health Professions) Bournemouth University and Dean Somerset Academy.

Jane’s current portfolio also includes Co-Chair Learning to be Safer Expert Group, Health Education England (HEE), Regional Lead (South of England) for Sign up to Safety, and Non-Executive Director Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Special interests include professionalism, human factors, patient safety, continuous quality improvement, healthcare ethics and law. In 2013 Jane was recognised by the HSJ in association with Barclays and the NHS Leadership Academy, as one of the most inspirational women leaders in healthcare.

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