Cherry W. Jackson, Pharm.D., BCPP, FASHP, FCCP
Professor of Pharmacy, Auburn University
Professor of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham
Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy
University of Alabama, Birmingham, School of Medicine
Dr. Jackson received a BS degree in biology from Winthrop University. At the Medical University of South Carolina, she completed a BS degree in Pharmacy, a Doctor of Pharmacy degree, and an American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)-accredited residency in Psychiatric Pharmacy Practice. She currently serves as Professor at the Auburn University, and Clinical Specialist at University of Alabama Birmingham. She served as Professor and Assistant Dean at the South University School of Pharmacy for three years, after a 12-year career at the Medical University of South Carolina, where she held academic appointments in the Colleges of Pharmacy and Medicine. At the Medical University of South Carolina, she served as Director of Psychiatric Pharmacy Practice Residencies, Clinical Coordinator and Director of Pharmacy. Board certified in psychiatric pharmacy practice, her primary area of interest and research is in schizophrenia, mood disorders, and adverse effects of psychotropics. She lectures and publishes extensively in psychiatry, and is a member of several editorial boards, as well as the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, where she serves on the Commission on Therapeutics, the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, where she serves on the Council of Deans, and the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists.