Jamie L. Jackson, PhD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Jamie Jackson, PhD, is a principal investigator in the Center for Biobehavioral Health in the Abigail Wexner Medical Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, an assistant professor of Pediatrics and Psychology in the College of Medicine and Department of Psychology at The Ohio State University, and a licensed clinical health psychologist.

Dr. Jackson attended graduate school in clinical health psychology at The Ohio State University and completed her clinical internship at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. She completed a clinical fellowship in cardiac behavioral medicine at the Northwestern Medicine Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Jackson then completed a two-year research fellowship as a T32 recipient (T32-HL-098039) in congenital heart disease through The Heart Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital before joining the Nationwide Children’s Hospital research faculty.

Dr. Jackson’s research focuses on disease self-management and health behavior engagement among cardiovascular at-risk adolescents and adults with an emphasis on individuals with congenital heart defects.

Academic and Clinical Areas

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 02/28/2014

Fellowship Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 09/30/2013
Fellowship Northwestern Memorial Hospital Date Completed: 07/31/2011
Internship Rush University Medical Center Date Completed: 07/31/2010
Professional Experience

2013 - Present Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Principal Investigator

2013 - Present The Ohio State University, Research Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

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Psychiatry and Behavioral Health