Ms. Jane Rutherford
Exercise Specialist


Jane Rutherford completed a BSc. in Nutritional and Nutraceutical Sciences and a MSc. in Nutrition, Exercise and Metabolism from the University of Guelph. Jane is the Exercise Specialist for CHEO’s Centre for Healthy Active Living which works to help manage the health of children and youth with complex severe obesity and their families. Jane’s previous work experience includes working in cardiac and musculoskeletal injury rehabilitation as an Exercise Physiologist, Lifestyle coach with the YMCA/YWCA’s Y Kids Fit program, and Research Coordinator with the Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group. Leading by example, Jane is an avid marathon runner, fitness instructor, and field hockey player.