Jane Lane, RN, BSN

Jane Lane, RN, BSN


Jane Lane, RN, BSN, a graduate of the University of Alabama, started in the neonatal ICU at Children’s Hospital of Alabama in 1987.  There, she learned of Rett syndrome (RTT) through a nursing colleague. In 1992, she became a research nurse coordinator and ultimately a research nurse manager in Child Neurology at UAB, beginning nearly 30 years of experience in clinical care and research in RTT. She played a fundamental role in the development and conduct of the RTT Natural History Study from 2003-2021 and developed special expertise in the clinical and nutritional issues affecting individuals with RTT, particularly those related to the maturing woman.