Jane is a medical practitioner who has worked for 30 years with people with disabilities and their families. She is Director of the Centre for Developmental Disability Health (CDDH), Monash Health. The CDDH works across the health and disability sectors to improve the health and healthcare of adults with intellectual disability through educational, clinical and research-based activities. Jane has a particular commitment to health professional education, both at student and practitioner level, as she believes this is an essential strategy in improving the quality of healthcare provided to people with disabilities. Jane has an adult son with intellectual, physical and associated communication disabilities and so has both a professional and personal understanding of the field.