Jan Jensen

Jan L Jensen is the Performance Manager for EHS Operations Management in Nova Scotia. She is an Advanced Care Paramedic and has worked in the EHS ground ambulance system in the Central region since 2000, serving in operations and continuing education leadership positions. She has worked in Nova Scotia’s prosperous EMS research program since 2006. She received her Masters in Applied Health Services Research from Dalhousie University in 2010. Her last most recent position was as Research Leader for the EHS system, from 2010 – 2014. In addition, Jan is an Assistant Professor with the Dalhousie University Division of EMS (Department of Emergency Medicine). Her areas of research are paramedic clinical decision making, evidence-based practice and health services research in EMS. Of note, she was the principal investigator for the recent Canadian National EMS Research Agenda study, she is a senior editor of the Canadian Prehospital Evidence-based Practice (PEP) project, and she is a member of the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR).

Jan can be reached at jan.jensen@emci.ca