Associate Professor Jane Freemantle OAM

Board Director


Associate Professor Freemantle is a paediatric epidemiologist and was most recently the Senior Data Analyst at Kaiela Institute, Shepparton. Her academic career has involved using linked population data to develop evidence-based policy and evaluate clinical practice and public health initiatives particularly in the area of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and communities. She currently holds the position of (Hon) Principal Research Fellow at the School of Population and Global Health, the University of Melbourne and Associate Professor Department of Paediatrics and Child Health at University of Western Australia.

Dr Freemantle is an Examining Chaplain within the Anglican Diocese of Melbourne and holds numerous lay positions within the Anglican Dioceses of Melbourne and Wangaratta. She is a Director of the Mansfield District Hospital Board and the Beolite Village Independent Living Aged Care facility. Dr Freemantle was appointed to the BSL Board in December 2017, and is a member of the Quality & Care Governance Committee.