Kristopher Jackson, PhD


“Dr. Jackson is a nurse practitioner and nurse scholar who, over the last decade, has worked in a variety of inpatient and outpatient settings at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, UCSF Medical Center, and California Pacific Medical Center. As a Ph.D. student, he coauthored several peer-reviewed studies exploring advertised risk-taking among Internet-based MSM sex workers and topics related to sexual and gender minority healthcare. As a TAPS fellow, Dr. Jackson has a particular interest in the use of novel data collection methods to gain insight into hidden and/or stigmatized populations of people at risk for HIV, as well as how to approach HIV and harm reduction practices in populations of individuals with multiple stigmatized, oftentimes intersecting social identities.”
MPH, 2023 - Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley
2022 - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training, University of California
PhD, 2022 - Nursing, University of New Mexico
MSN, 2013 - Nursing, Thomas Jefferson University
BSN, 2010 - Nursing, Thomas Jefferson University
BS, 2009 - Health Studies, Monmouth University
Honors and Awards
  • Estelle H. Rosenblum Dissertation Award, University of New Mexico College of Nursing, 2022