Jillian is a strong believer in building long-term relationships with patients and collaborating with them over time. She listens carefully and offers guidance to empower patients to make positive lifestyle choices and take ownership of their health. To maintain her own health, Jillian cooks nutritious meals with fresh foods, and keeps active by hiking, practicing Pilates, and dancing. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and photographing new places. She also volunteers as a counselor for Camp Dost, a summer camp for children with cancer. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania, Jillian went on to earn her medical degree from Thomas Jefferson Medical School, and completed her residency at VCU/Fairfax Family Practice in Family Medicine. She is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.