Jane W Swanson

Jane is currently the Director of the Geri and Richard Brawerman Nursing Institute for Professional Development at Cedars Sinai in Los Angeles, California. Previously, Jane was a Captain in the Navy Nurse Corps after serving in a variety of inpatient and ambulatory positions including Chief Nursing Officer and Ambulatory specialty advisor to the Navy Surgeon General. She was also an Assistant Professor at the School of Nursing at the University of Texas, Medical Branch in Galveston Texas teaching community health, leadership, medical surgical nursing and Woman’s and Children’s health.

Jane is a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing, a Magnet Program Appraiser, Past President of American Academy of Ambulatory Nursing and Distinguished Alumni from Medical College of Georgia, School of Nursing. Her PhD in Nursing and Leadership is from the University of Texas. Jane also holds a Masters in Nursing with a focus in community health from Arizona State University and a Bachelors in Nursing Science from Medical College of Georgia.