Professional Bio

Education

  • PhD, Education, Capella University, 2006
  • MS, Nursing, University of Northern Colorado, 2010
  • MS, Community Health Administration and Wellness Promotion, California College for Health Sciences, 1996
  • BS, Nursing, Regis University, 1980

 

Clinical Certifications and Expertise

Professional Memberships

  • National Ergonomics Conference, New York, Planning Board member, Appointed, 2010-present
  • All Payer Claims Database – Data Release and Review Committee, Appointed, 2013
  • Colorado Nurses Association (CNA), Director at large, Elected, 2012-2014

Research and Scholarship

Recent Publications

Jackson, A (2016). A Different New Year’s Resolution: Honor Your Military Students. Dept Title: News, Notes, & Tips. Nurse Educator. January/February 2016.

Jackson, A (2016). “The Role of the Bedside Nurse Scientist in Research”, High Reliability Organizations: A Healthcare Handbook for Patient Safety and Quality, Oster, C and Braaten J. (eds) Sigma Theta Tau International, Indianapolis, IN.

Jackson, A (2015). Teaching and Learning about Big Data: Start Small. Dept Title: News, Notes, & Tips. Nurse Educator. September/October 2015.

Recent Presentations

Jackson, A.  Ensuring the Future of the Profession: The Role of the Occupational Health Nurse in Evidence-based Practice and Research.  Annual Conference for American Association of Occupational Health Nurses. Jacksonville, FL  Half day presentation.  April 11, 2016. 

Jackson, A. Promoting Health and Safety in an Aging Workforce.  Annual Conference for American Association of Occupational Health Nurses.  Jacksonville, FL.  Platform presentation.  April 12, 2016.

Jackson A. Global Perspective of U.S. Health: Shorter Lives, Poorer Health. American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) 2014 Annual Conference, Dallas, TX: Platform.  May 7, 2014.

LeDuc, K., Jackson, A., Whalen, K. Navigate Scenario: LearnScapes for Nursing Research. A Collaborative Pilot Study with Jones and Bartlett Learning. Western Institute of Nursing Research Annual Conference, Seattle, WA. April 2014.

Jackson, A. Cognitive Ergonomics and the Aging Workforce, National Ergonomics Conference, Las Vegas, NE. December 5, 2012.

Jackson, A. Workplace Design and Employee Productivity, National Ergonomics Conference, Las Vegas, NE. December 5, 2012.

Jackson, A., Thompsons, T.  Effects of Glycemic Control using a Perioperative Diabetes Protocol, American Association of Diabetes Educators, Indianapolis, IN. August 1-4, 2012.

Community Involvement and Service

Service to Profession

  • Advisory Board and News Editor, Nurse Educator Editorial
  • Service to Community
    • Board of Directors, Colorado Culture Change Coalition