Jane Zhao




Jane is a Health Services Research PhD student at the University of Toronto’s Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (IHPME). She is forever compelled by the nuance of story, particularly of those less heard. In her dissertation, she is interested in exploring the intersection of healthcare resource allocation and primary care. Jane is a settler and first-generation immigrant. She graduated from the Master’s program in Narrative Medicine at Columbia University and studied neuroscience, philosophy, and history of medicine at McGill University. She facilitates writing and medical humanities workshops. Talk to her about Donna Haraway, Dionne Brand, health policy, and bouldering.