Dr. Jackson has published numerous articles, book chapters and a CD-ROM relevant to her specialty. Because of her research interests and training, Dr. Jackson is considered an expert in the field of laser surgery and lectures nationally on the use of lasers and cosmetic procedures in ethnic skin.
In addition to laser surgery, Dr. Jackson’s clinical interests and expertise include the prevention and treatment of skin cancer. A gifted communicator, Dr. Jackson has made frequent guest appearances on ABC, NBC, FOX, WGN news regarding dermatologic issues and has been quoted in numerous national print such as Self, O, Runner’s World, Essence, Ebony, Women’s Day, Ladies Home Journal, Parenting, Teen Vogue and Fitness magazines
An avid runner and budding triathlete, Dr. Jackson has completed 10 marathons, 8 triathlons and was on the the Board of Directors of Girls on the Run, an organization which encourages girls age 8-12 to build self esteem though running and is a frequent speaker for running groups on sun safety and skin cancer awareness.
Get Well Wednesday: Black People Get Skin Cancer, Too! was originally published on blackamericaweb.com