Report Writing / Academic

Advisory Panel member for the University Centre of South Devon. Foundation Degree in Health Studies. Scrutiny of Foundation degree documentation and curriculum Keynote speaker at the University Centre of South Devon: Spoke to Nursing and Nurse Associate students, tutors and Acute Trust Leads. 40-minute speech on career, healthcare and the future.

Writer for Middle East Medical: Ovarian Cancer, a patient-centric approach.

Jan Lawry is an Associate Member of the Royal Society for Public Health with a working knowledge of COVID-19 epidemiology as well as health promotion and health needs assessments.

Evaluation of a Mental Health Multidisciplinary Team pilot to determine the impact of MDT case working including benefits to patients, the operational effectiveness and practicability of the multidisciplinary team (MDT), cultural changes, challenges, and evidence of improvements in communications between all services.

Initial formation for the COVID-19 Asset Tool designed to support the mental health and well-being of frontline NHS staff – those in direct and immediate contact caring for COVID-19 patients and their families. Consulted with HR Directors of 11 NHS organisations in the North West using a structured interview process and wrote a major report on the findings. Shortlisted for HSJ Award.


Jan is a natural leader, who is capable of motivating her colleagues and inspiring their hardest work. She efficiently manages to be assertive in delegating jobs whilst still maintaining her vibrant and compassionate personality. In the time I have worked with Jan, she has worked on multiple work streams, in coordination with multiple departments, all within tight time limits, often mitigating conflicting personalities, and completed each job to a high, professional and detailed standard. Jan has an ability to remain calm in any situation presented to her and in turn is a genuine and strong leader, capable of excelling in the face of any challenge presented to her. Jan Lawry is an asset to any company that is lucky to employ her.

Jan is a committed healthcare professional with particular strengths in stakeholder engagement and change management. Jan has a keen understanding of the healthcare environment and the challenges it faces. She is very much focused on the patient perspective and on improving the patient experience. Jan is also a team player and has plenty to offer any setting she works in.

Jan is an excellent Project Manager, she is professional and friendly, and quickly builds working relationships enabling her to get the best out of people she works with. She has an ability to take on new knowledge quickly and manage multiple projects at the same time whilst following agreed levels of governance. I would recommend Jan to anyone looking for a quality project manager.

Jan is an experienced and dynamic individual with a passion for improving patient experience of care. I would have no hesitation in recommending her or working with her again.

Jan is a highly experienced Project Manager with fantastic interpersonal and organisational skills who has been a valued and respected member of the National Cancer Patient Information Programme.

Jan is conscientious, loyal and hard working in a way that gains the expected outcomes within agreed timeframes and yet also takes clinicians and senior managers on the journey with her, so through solid engagement. Jan was a pleasure to work with and I would have not hesitancy in working with Jan again the future.