MPH, 2008, Emory University
B.S., 2005, University of Portland, Biology
B.A., 2005, University of Portland, Spanish
Lisa Dickman Jackson is the Operations Coordinator at the National SafeCare Training and Research Center (NSTRC), housed within the Mark Chaffin Center for Healthy Development at Georgia State University’s School of Public Health. Lisa is responsible for coordinating Provider, Coach, and Trainer workshops and contributing to implementation logistics. In addition, Lisa coordinates the development of program evaluation tools, including content creation for and testing of an online portal and associated app. She also contributes to curriculum and workshop revisions and marketing efforts.
Prior to joining NSTRC, Lisa worked with The Carter Center, Peace Corps–The Gambia, The Center for Global Safe Water, Messengers for Health, and the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services. Lisa has a Master’s in Public Health with a concentration in global health from Emory University, a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from the University of Portland. Her graduate thesis focused on how to make a more girl-friendly latrine for primary students in Kenya. Her bachelor’s thesis studied factors that promoted the spread of HIV among adolescent girls in Uganda.