Jane M. Orient, M.D. began her career as a medical doctor and a clinical researcher, but this changed after she read an article, “A Marxist View of Medical Care,” in a medical journal. Since then, Dr. Orient authored over a hundred articles, books, reviews, and essays.
Dr. Jane Orient is Professor of clinical medicine at the Oregon Institute of Science and Medicine and a Clinical Lecturer at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. She also serves as editor for the newsletter of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS). During Clinton presidency she was instrumental in bringing about the high-profile lawsuit, AAPS v. Clinton, which successfully challenged the illegal secret operations of the Clinton Task Force on Health Care Reform.
Dr. Orient resides in Tucson, Arizona.