Effective January 1, 2020, Dr. Jody Anderson assumes the Division Head of Palliative Medicine and Medical Director for Palliative & End of Life roles.
Dr. Anderson has worked as a palliative care physician in Victoria for the past six year. She has also taught palliative care medicine and family medicine as a clinical assistant professor in the Island Medical Program. Dr. Anderson has also served on the board of the Victoria Division of Family Practice. Prior to medicine, Dr. Anderson earned her MBA and worked in the financial industry.
Recently, Dr. Anderson co-led a supportive cardiology project to determine how to best support patients living with end stage cardiac disease. She has also co-led a project aimed at reducing risk for patients with a history of substance misuse and metastatic cancer.