SPH Alumna, Jessica Jackson '12, Selected as Cathryne A. Welch Center for Nursing Research 2014 Research Fellow

Jessica Jackson, a graduate of the School of Public Health, was selected as the Research Fellow for the Foundation of New York State Nurses' Cathryne A. Welch Center for Nursing Research (CNR) Nursing Research Fellowship program. The objective of the fellowship program is to prepare fellows to participate in research activities while increasing their knowledge of the professional association. Currently Jackson works as a Registered Nurse (RN) Data/Quality Coordinator for the Bone Marrow Transplant Program at the Upstate Cancer Center/University Hospital in Syracuse, New York. She is also involved with Upstate University Hospital's Nursing Research Special Interest Group (NRSIG), and she is a member of the Bone Marrow Transplant Quality Program. Jackson earned her Master of Public Health (MPH) degree with a concentration in Epidemiology from SPH in 2012, which allowed her to pursue her interest in epidemiological research. As a student, she was also the recipient of the Carson Carr Diversity Award.