About Me

JillianneDr. Jillianne Code is an Assistant Professor of educational psychology and technology at the University of Victoria. Jillianne’s research intersects the disciplines of educational psychology, technology, and measurement. Most importantly, Jillianne is a survivor. She completed her PhD at SFU and Post-Doctorate at Harvard while in heart failure. Her experiences include being fitted with an artificial heart pump (LVAD), shocks from her implantable defibrillator (ICD), and a stroke that rendered her almost speechless. Jillianne is the recent recipient of a heart transplant and has taken the role as an advocate to improve all aspects of patient and family care.

Learn more about Jillianne’s research here.