Jan Gilby

Adjunct Lecturer, Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound

School of Health Sciences

Email: jan.gilby@dal.ca
Phone: (902) 473-4148
Fax: (902) 473-5115


  • MEd (Acadia University) – in progress
  • BSc (Acadia University)
  • DHSc (Dalhousie University)


Jan graduated from Acadia University in 1999 with a BSc. In 2005, she graduated from Dalhousie University and earned her Sonographer credentials. Jan worked as a Sonographer until 2009 when she became an Educator in the Ultrasound program at Dalhousie. She remains active in the profession both nationally and provincially.

Selected awards and honours

Cynthia Johnson Evans Award, 2005


  • Sonography Canada


Capital District Health Authority – Educator, Sonographer since 2005


DMUT 2000.03 Sonography of the Abdomen/Superficial Structures I
DMUT 2030.03 Sonography of the Abdomen/ Superficial Structures II
DMUT 2500.03 Clinical Practicum II in Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound
DMUT 3010.03 Sonography of Abdomen and Superficial Structures III
DMUT 3200.03  Abdominal Imaging
DMUT 3230.03  Superficial Structure Imaging
DMUT 4000.12  Specialty Practice Diagnostic Med Ultrasound (vascular)
DMUT 4010.03 Vascular Ultrasound
DMUT 4100.06  Specialty Practice MSK

Research interests

  • Ultrasound, sonography
  • abdominal ultrasound
  • vascular ultrasound
  • musculoskeletal ultrasound

Service & Activity

Sonography Canada Board