Jane is an internationally regarded expert in mental health and wellbeing, suicide prevention, digital transformation, and integrated models of care. As the author of over 100 papers and policy reports including ‘Game On’, ‘VicHealth Why Let them Fall’, the ‘Movember Global Report on Men’s Health’ and the ‘National Mental Health Commission Report on New and Emerging Technologies’, Jane’s work focuses on driving practical and positive change in mental health promotion and prevention.

Jane is an Enterprise Professorial Fellow at The University of Melbourne and currently provides strategic advice to the start-up community, including for companies like TogetherAI, Readiness and Clarity Workplace Solutions. She is the founder of InnoWell, a Non-Executive Director with the Applied Positive Psychology Learning Institute and Mind Medicines Australia and founder and CEO of the Young and Well Cooperative Research Centre. She won the category of Social Enterprise and Not-for-profit for 2015’s Australian Financial Review and Westpac Group 100 Women of Influence, and was a Victorian Finalist in the 2012 Telstra Business Women’s Awards.
Dr Jane Burns