The HeartLife Academy

a learning platform with an innovative design by patients & carers for patients & carers in collaboration  with care providers and backed by science

Our Courses

The HeartLife Academy is a learning platform with an innovative design –
by patients & carers for patients & carers in collaboration with care providers and backed by science. 
Nick Zap, PhD
HL Academy Producer & Instructional Designer
Person with Lived Experience

Our Faculty

Jillianne Code, PhD
Co-Founder, PWLE
Marc Bains, BBA
Co-Founder, PWLE
Sean Virani, MD
HL Medical Director, Cardiologist
Ricky Turgeon, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
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Our Support Group

The HeartLife Foundation is a patient-driven charity whose mission is to transform the quality of life for people living with heart failure by engaging, educating, and empowering a global community to create lasting solutions and build healthier lives. 

Join our Help for Hearts closed Facebook group to get support and share ideas.

Join Us & Subscribe

Have your voice heard. If you are a patient, family member or friend of someone with lived experience of heart failure or if you are a practitioner, allied health professional, not-for-profit or corporate partner, or simply a concerned citizen – Become a member – it’s free.


Women @ HeartLife

The HeartLife Foundation is proud to support the Canadian Women with Medical Heart Issues Facebook group. 

HL joins the mission of this group lead by our HeartLife Champion, Jackie to inspire and support women living with heart disease or heart failure to Live Bravely & Love Boldly every day. You are not alone!