Mary Jane McNally

Mary Jane McNally is the Senior Director of Nursing at Toronto Western Hospital and University Health Network, where she provides leadership for advancing academic nursing practice, education, and research. She’s held progressive operational and professional practice leadership positions within acute care and primary care. She’s leading innovative programs that interface with long term care and convalescent care. She received her BScN and MN degrees from the Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, where she currently serves as a Clinical Appointee. She’s received the Ontario Hospital Association Ted Freedman Award for Education Innovation and a 3M – Health Care Quality Team Award. She’s known as a national and international speaker on workplace violence in the health sector and innovation in care delivery models. Her other areas of interest include inter-professional collaboration, hospital/community partnership and practice informatics.