Andrea Jackson, MD, MAS

Title(s)Professor, Ob/Gyn, Reproductive Sciences
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address2356 Sutter Street, #101K
San Francisco CA 94115
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    University of California, San FranciscoM.A.S. in Clinical Research2013 Graduate Division (Advance Training in Clinical Research)
    University of California San FranciscoFellowship2013Family Planning
    Brigham and Women's Hospital/Massachusetts General HospitalResidency2011OB/GYN
    Harvard Medical SchoolMD2007
    Cornell UniversityBS2001Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Engineering
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    University of California San Francisco2023Academic Senate Distinction in Mentoring Award
    University of California San Francisco20182018 Alpha Omega Alpha Faculty Inductee - Chosen by the UCSF graduating AOA class of 2018
    University of California San Francisco2017 Bridges Curriculum – Foundations 1 and 2 Teaching Award - Best Lecture, "Race, Ethnicity and Health
    University of California San Francisco2015Outstanding Faculty Award in Medical Student Teaching
    University of California San Francisco2013Outstanding Teaching
    University of California San Francisco2012Outstanding Fellow
    Brigham and Women's Hospital2011Midwifery Consultant Award
    Brigham and Women's Hospital2011Humanism Award
    Harvard Medical School2009Outstanding Teacher in Obstetrics and Gynecology
    Harvard Medical School2008Outstanding Teacher in Obstetrics and Gynecology
    Harvard Medical School2007Community Service Award

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    Dr. Andrea Jackson is an obstetrician and gynecologist who specializes in providing Black-identifying patients with reproductive health care that meets the needs of the whole person. She also specializes in complex contraception and abortion services, with a particular focus on caring for women who have chronic illnesses. She is chief of the obstetrics, gynecology and gynecologic subspeciality division at UCSF.

    Jackson's research focuses on the reproductive health of Black women throughout their lives. She is co-director of the UCSF Black Women's Health and Livelihood Initiative and of EMBRACE, an innovative UCSF perinatal program for Black families that provides racially conscious prenatal and postpartum physical and mental health care.

    Jackson earned a bachelor's degree in engineering at Cornell University before earning her medical degree from Harvard Medical School. She completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Brigham and Women's Hospital, followed by a fellowship in complex family planning at UCSF. She also has a master of advanced study degree in clinical research from UCSF.

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    1. “An extra layer of pressure to be my best self”: Healthcare provider perspectives on how doulas foster accountability and bridge gaps in pregnancy-related care. SSM - Qualitative Research in Health. 2023 Jun 1; 3:100259. Reed RR, Nguyen NA, Armstead AM, Cuentos CA, Mystic MM, Arcara AJ, Jackson JA, Marshall MC, Gomez GA. .
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    2. Environmental justice: What's racism got to do with it? Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2023 02; 160(2):372-373. Jackson AV. PMID: 36081399.
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    3. Black Women's Lived Experiences of Abortion. Qual Health Res. 2022 06; 32(7):1099-1113. Brown K, Plummer M, Bell A, Combs M, Gates-Burgess B, Mitchell A, Sparks M, McLemore MR, Jackson A. PMID: 35537214.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    4. Clinicians' Perspectives on Racism and Black Women's Maternal Health. Womens Health Rep (New Rochelle). 2022; 3(1):476-482. Chambers BD, Taylor B, Nelson T, Harrison J, Bell A, O'Leary A, Arega HA, Hashemi S, McKenzie-Sampson S, Scott KA, Raine-Bennett T, Jackson AV, Kuppermann M, McLemore MR. PMID: 35651994; PMCID: PMC9148644.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 11  
    5. "My 9 to 5 Job Is Birth Work": A Case Study of Two Compensation Approaches for Community Doula Care. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 10 14; 18(20). Gomez AM, Arteaga S, Arcara J, Cuentos A, Armstead M, Mehra R, Logan RG, Jackson AV, Marshall CJ. PMID: 34682558; PMCID: PMC8535486.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 8     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
    6. "When I think of mental healthcare, I think of no care." Mental Health Services as a Vital Component of Prenatal Care for Black Women. Matern Child Health J. 2022 Apr; 26(4):778-787. Kemet S, Yang Y, Nseyo O, Bell F, Gordon AY, Mays M, Fowler M, Jackson A. PMID: 34519952; PMCID: PMC8438651.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    7. Occurrence of fatal police violence during pregnancy and hazard of preterm birth in California. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2021 07; 35(4):469-478. Goin DE, Gomez AM, Farkas K, Duarte C, Karasek D, Chambers BD, Jackson AV, Ahern J. PMID: 33689194; PMCID: PMC8243783.
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    8. Community-informed models of perinatal and reproductive health services provision: a justice-centered paradigm toward equity among Black birthing communities. Seminars in Perinatology. 2020 Jun 1; 151267. Julian JZ, Robles RD, Whetstone WS, Perritt PJ, Jackson JA, Hardeman HR, Scott SK. .
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    9. Racial diversity in abortion education and intention to provide abortion in postresidency practice: data from the Ryan Program. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2020 03; 222(3):271.e1-271.e8. Brown KS, Steinauer JE, Turk J, Landy U, Jackson AV. PMID: 31526793.
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    10. A framework to promote equity in clinical clerkships. Clin Teach. 2020 06; 17(3):298-304. Lai CJ, Jackson AV, Wheeler M, Dhaliwal G, Ziv TA, Kryzhanovskaya I, Teherani A. PMID: 31486273.
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    11. Reproductive (In)justice - Two Patients with Avoidable Poor Reproductive Outcomes. N Engl J Med. 2019 Aug 15; 381(7):593-596. Knight KR, Duncan LG, Szilvasi M, Premkumar A, Matache M, Jackson A. PMID: 31412176.
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    12. In Reply. Obstet Gynecol. 2019 03; 133(3):585-586. Jackson AV, Premkumar A, Eichelberger KY, Whetstone S, Riley LE, Chescheir NC. PMID: 30801462.
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    13. Beyond Silence and Inaction: Changing the Response to Experiences of Racism in the Health Care Workforce. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 10; 132(4):820-827. Premkumar A, Whetstone S, Jackson AV. PMID: 30204690.
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    14. Racial and ethnic differences in contraception use and obstetric outcomes: A review. Semin Perinatol. 2017 08; 41(5):273-277. Jackson AV, Wang LF, Morse J. PMID: 28651792.
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    15. In Reply. Obstet Gynecol. 2017 06; 129(6):1140-1141. Premkumar A, Nseyo O, Jackson AV. PMID: 28538484.
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    16. Abortion and contemporary hip-hop: a thematic analysis of lyrics from 1990-2015. Contraception. 2017 Jul; 96(1):30-35. Premkumar A, Brown K, Mengesha B, Jackson AV. PMID: 28578149.
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    17. Reassessing Unintended Pregnancy: Toward a Patient-centered Approach to Family Planning. Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am. 2017 Mar; 44(1):27-40. Morse JE, Ramesh S, Jackson A. PMID: 28160891.
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    18. Connecting Police Violence With Reproductive Health. Obstet Gynecol. 2017 01; 129(1):153-156. Premkumar A, Nseyo O, Jackson AV. PMID: 27926648.
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    19. Racial and ethnic differences in women's preferences for features of contraceptive methods. Contraception. 2016 05; 93(5):406-11. Jackson AV, Karasek D, Dehlendorf C, Foster DG. PMID: 26738619.
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    20. Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives for Incarcerated Women: Feasibility and Safety of On-Site Provision. Perspect Sex Reprod Health. 2015 Dec; 47(4):203-11. Sufrin C, Oxnard T, Goldenson J, Simonson K, Jackson A. PMID: 26484795.
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    21. Interest in and experience with IUD self-removal. Contraception. 2014 Jul; 90(1):54-9. Foster DG, Grossman D, Turok DK, Peipert JF, Prine L, Schreiber CA, Jackson AV, Barar RE, Schwarz EB. PMID: 24613370.
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    22. Interest in and experience with IUC self-removal. Contraception. 2013 Sep 1; 88(3):460. Foster FD, Grossman GD, Turok TD, Peipert PJ, Prine PL, Schreiber SC, Jackson JA, Barar BR, Schwarz SE. .
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    23. ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 135: Second-trimester abortion. Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Jun; 121(6):1394-1406. PMID: 23812485.
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    24. Can women accurately assess the outcome of medical abortion based on symptoms alone? Contraception. 2012 Feb; 85(2):192-7. Jackson AV, Dayananda I, Fortin JM, Fitzmaurice G, Goldberg AB. PMID: 22067786.
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