Janet Major attended Northern Arizona University where she earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Telecommunications. Janet joined the University of Arizona in 1987 as Technical Director of Centennial Hall and is currently employed by the Division of Biomedical Communications at the Arizona Health Sciences Center. She has spent several years administering the daily operations of videoconferencing and for the past 15 years she has been the Technical Coordinator for the Arizona Telemedicine Program.
Her current responsibilities include the planning, development and installation of the teleconferencing and peripheral equipment used in rural Telemedicine sites as well as training healthcare professionals in the effective use of teleconferencing and telemedicine equipment. Ms. Major is also the Distance Program Coordinator for the University Of Arizona College Of Medicine and assists in the production of educational events originating from the Arizona Health Sciences Center.