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Dr Jane Thomason

Brisbane, Australia

Dr Thomason has led a wide range of health programs globally, regionally and in Australia, Asia and the Pacific (including long term assignments in Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and the Philippines). She has worked in senior roles for the Asian Development Bank, WHO, World Bank, USAID and AusAID, and in Public Private Partnerships with the extractive industries. She has also held key Australian appointments including Queensland Director of Women’s Health, CEO of the Queensland Royal Children’s Hospital, Commissioner on the Commission of Inquiry into Ch...

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Areas of Expertise

  • Health systems

    30 years experience in delivering health programs in developing countries to the poor. I am interested in innovations that will transform how we can get health to the hardest to reach populations

    • Healthcare Delivery
    • Integrated healthcare systems
    • Developing countries
    • Women's and children's healtrh
    • Primary health care
    • Management

Investing Profile

Investor Overview
1-3 investments
Invests $10,000 per company
Other Investments
Little Tokyo2, JTA International (now AbtJTA)

My Interests

Health Sectors
Digital Health, Healthcare Delivery, Employers
  • Asia
  • Australia


  • CEO

    Abt JTA | February 2013 - Current

    Dr. Thomason established JTA International in 1999 and has successfully led its growth, building from an initial portfolio of aid programs to diversify into the mining sector and develop Australian operations. In 2013, JTA International became a wholly owned subsidiary of Abt Associates, known as Abt JTA.