The Bystander Support Network Team

Katie Dainty, PhD

Dr. Dainty is a social scientist and passionate advocate for bystanders.  Her qualitative research involves understanding the bystander and cardiac arrest survivor experience in order to improve the outcomes for both groups.  She founded the Bystander Support Network in 2017 in hopes of providing some form of support for the incredible everyday heroes who respond to save a life.

Tiffany Jenkins, PhD(c)

Tiffany is a trained Respiratory Therapist who was so passionate about CPR that she started her own training company in 2010.  Now Tiffany is doing her PhD in resuscitation research at the University of Toronto and is interested in studying how bystander experience can inform innovation in CPR and AED training.