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Dr Sayanta Jana is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators and a senior healthcare executive who has occupied key senior health executive positions within the Australian health system at various public and private healthcare organisations within Western Australia and as well as nationally. Dr Jana holds various academic appointments including an Adjunct Professor position at the University of Notre Dame and previously Curtin University Medical School.

Dr Jana also is a Fellow and Certified Health Manager of the Australian College of Health Service Management and has a Master’s Degree in Health Management from the University of New South Wales and has a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt. For over 15 years, Dr Jana has been an ACHS Surveyor with the Australian Council of Healthcare Standards including Version 2 of the National Standards, a Lead Surveyor with the Postgraduate Medical Council of Western Australia and is also a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Dr Jana has been previously a Council Member on the Australian Medical Council representing all Australian Public and Private Hospitals 2014-2020.

Dr Jana is on the Board and Peer Reviewer of several leading medical journals including Emerald Group Publishing® – Leadership in Health Services and BMJ Case Reports, BMJ Open Quality, and BMJ Leader. Dr Jana is also a mentor and Executive Coach for upcoming clinician leaders within the health system and responsible for the delivery of several medical leadership programs. Dr Jana has a passion for medical education, and executive coaching, and is also a keen researcher participating in a range of clinical trials and he is also a board member of various ICT start-up MedTech companies. Dr Jana is a known philanthropist and has an active role in charity, giving and fundraising.