Associate Professor Jane Ford

Principal Research Fellow
Medicine, Northern Clinical School
Kolling Institute of Medical Research

E25 - Royal North Shore Hospital
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9926 6285
F: +61 2 9906 6742

Biographical details

Research interests

A/ Professor Ford's main research interests include maternal morbidity and mortality, and the use of linked routinely collected administrative data for investigation of maternal and neonatal outcomes.

Current national competitive grants*


Pregnancy as a stress test determining mother's cardiovascular risk
Figtree G, Roberts C, Morris J, Ford J
Heart Foundation of Australia Vanguard Grant ($75,000 over 1 year)


Evaluating appropriate use of blood products in mothers and babies
Ford J, Roberts C, Irving D, Harrison B, Morris J, Bowen J, Isbister J, Capper H
NHMRC Partnership Projects ($379,604 over 3 years)


Population Health at the Clinical Interface: Pregnancy and Childbirth
Roberts C, Ford J, Todd A, Simpson J, Ashton A, Taylor L, Morris J, Ellwood D
NHMRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence ($2,456,365 over 5 years)

* Grants administered through the University of Sydney