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Heather J. Jackson FNP-BC, MSN, BSN, PhD

Administrative Director of Advanced Practice, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, and Associate Professor Vanderbilt School of Nursing and Vanderbilt School of Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Acupuncture
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Medicine



  • English


  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2003
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Middle Tennessee State University, 2009
  • Doctor of Philosophy - Medical University of South Carolina, 2019
  • Family Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified

Board Certifications

  • Family Nurse Practitioner - American Nurses Credentialing Center, 2010
  • Nurse Executive - American Nurses Credentialing Center, 2020